It is such a humbling experience to walk in an untouched snow covered and still environment. It is so cold that the only sound you can hear is the powerful cracking and creaking of nature buckling under the deep dark freeze. Like primal forces waging an ancient and invisible war with each other. The world … More Confined comfortable freedom
Some say integrity is fundamental flaw of our nature. That is, the human nature. Well assume that you are an alien, a being who has no prior knowledge of this world, of our world. And assume that you have decided to take a look at our this existence. Wanting to figure out how things work … More Integrity
I thought this was quite well made and executed. This video is positive and therefore maybe more effective than similar videos raising awareness against abuse. Although arguably not a very gender sensitive message or approach I believe it can have a positive impact. What do you think?
What is too personal? Where does one draw a line when blogging? Well yesterday I think my personal boundary was crossed. Posted something which was too personal and realized a few hours later that I was not comfortable with it staying up. The whole post is somewhat of a blur. I was feeling pain and … More Took down yesterdays post
Having spent the last few months working in Poland, Warsaw. I traveled via Serbia to see my parents in Finland at our winter cottage. Last year I was in Zambia traveling to Kenya for New Year and Finland for a funeral. Times flies.. Previous post 🙂 https://kamakawida.com/2018/01/11/explosive-start-to-my-new-year/ Here are some snaps from our cottage this … More Final travels of this year
The above statement seems valid if looking at this through the prisoner’s dilemma and assuming that the people participating do not know the strategy. But what happens if they do know the best strategy for winning? Isn’t the point of being nice the ultimate goal and not winning? My problem are not with the findings, … More Nice guys finish first – proven through simulated prisoner’s dilemma.
I’m sure a lot of you will have either heard of this or just figured/tried it out yourselves. A lot of us are let’s say in what people would consider a steady, stable and repetitive stage of life, some would call it mundane. We often use the same path’s, roads or route’s to get from … More Give your “mundane life” a fresh perspective
So here is something random I thought about after someone bit their lip the other day. It was one of those bad ones and it obviously hurt like h*%#. This got me thinking about how many other people have suffered from this horrible fate before and for how long this must have been a “thing” … More Biting your lip, why haven’t we evolved?
There has been a trend for quite some time now where Youtube’rs and other social media “persons” go out (usually to the streets) to do some kind of charitable act like for example giving food to the homeless whilst filming themselves doing this benevolent act and then posting it online for everyone to see. Personally … More Random acts of kindness or calculated acts of self-gain?
It is very common for people to forgive wrongdoing by someone as a superficial gesture hoping that this act would somehow magically start healing oneself without further involvement or emotional commitment. Usually to no avail. It is in our nature to want to deal with something expediently especially if it is causing us great pain … More The art of forgiveness – a personal take