Fingers, Hands & Messages

The first thick digit, just a simple finger they call thumb.
It is that strong finger which shows all its strength and greatness
when it is lifted up. It is the finger that says:
EVERYTHING is going to be ALRIGHT.

Never forget that when you point the finger at someone,
there are three other [...]

Writing In The Margin And Becoming The World

“There are books in which the footnotes, or the comments scrawled by some reader’s hand in the margin, are more interesting than the text. The world is one of those books.” ― George Santayana (1863-1952)

What is life? This is an old question that many of us human beings have been asking [...]

George Santayana, Persons And Places

I am writing these lines while I am listening to Musica Ficta perform the Requiem by Tomas Luis de Victoria. I chose this music for practical reasons. Victoria was born in the province of Avila. He was a catholic priest and arguably the greatest Spanish composer of all times; he spent part of [...]

(Español) A propósito de… “El mito”

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Great Books & Authors I Recommend (I)

“A Short History Of Nearly Everything” by Bill Bryson. Transworld Publishers.

“Exuberance” by Kay Redfield Jamison. Vintage Books.

Michael Thallium

Global & [...]

Finite Time

Finite time is nothing but a mere notary that records the life of each person without judging it: the achievements, the feats, the prowess, the failures, the mistakes, the misunderstandings… And when one comes to the end of his time, one cannot but take stock and turn into a kind of [...]

(Español) Invitación a filosofar con Juan David García Bacca

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(Español) La asignatura de religión

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On Discoveries, Chances & Curiosity

It is often said that a great deal of discoveries are made just by chance, but it is equally said that chance does not exist. Either by chance or causality, the thing is that a couple of days ago, I came across the music of a composer I had never heard of. There [...]

(Español) NECESIDADES EMOCIONALES: Las razones económicas del corazón

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