It was pitch dark in the room and the middle of the night. I was lying in my wooden crib. I was probably three years old. “Mama”, I called out, “Mama…”. I was afraid. I was afraid of the dark, of being alone. “Mama!” Nobody came. I could barely recognize a cupboard and the curtains […]
My classmates at high school told me 25 years later that they didn’t understand what was going on in my life at that time. I was like a gray mouse, they said. I always speaking with a shy voice, and they hardly understood me. I had so much fear at that time. I remember. I […]
Has writing been a difficult thing for you in your past life? You must have had other strategies to get rid of your challenging feelings and sorrows. My great support in difficult times has always been my journal and my writing. Whenever I felt I couldn’t cope with situations or people, whenever I had difficulties […]
Do you decide to play full out? This decision will also help you to get into a writing flow. Try it out! Our thoughts are often hindering us in writing.
Have you ever dreamt of being published?
When I was a teenager, I dreamt of writing stories like Frederica de Cesco, a Swiss author known for more than 50 books for teenagers and more than 15 books for adults.
Wouldn’t it be nice to find joy in writing? I remember I was sitting in school at the back in the corner close to the windows and I was trying so hard to write a nice essay for my German teacher. I didn’t succeed. Does this resonate with you? My teacher was never happy with […]
I always wished to help others and teach them what I’ve learnt during all the hardship I’ve gone through, but I thought I’m not good enough. When I started talking about giving coaching, my former group psychologist and my peers laughed at me. I was devastated. Do you know this kind of situation, where you […]
Writing is healing, growing and becoming stronger than ever.
Have you experienced this as well? Or do you rather believe that this is not possible, or it doesn’t work with anybody? Let me explain it to you.
Have you ever thought about writing your book and your own story? I guess, you have. But then you gave up this idea again, because self-doubts started popping up. Am I good enough in writing? At school, your teacher told you that you are not good at grammar or writing an essay. But an inner […]
Living without fear: Is this possible? Some say, it is not. But I think, it is possible. How? I’ll explain. But first, I’d like to talk about the podcast series with this title I have started a few days ago. In Switzerland, we experienced now three weeks of lockdown, which is nothing compared to Italy […]