The Toilet (a.k.a. The Restroom)

One of the basic fundamental thoughts about existentialism is the question: "What was first? The idea/concept or the result/object?" Imagine living before the dark ages has started, before Christianity became popular, before we had proper houses, before paper was invented, and in a time when there were a mere 1 billion people on this planet. …

“YOU go home and you go to school” My time in India next to a slum (2009)

I wrote this experience some years ago when I still was in India in 2009. I found it again and published it here on the blog. It's a story how I have learned from people I met at a school where I had an intern period. I was part of a task force, making an …