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Calvin and Hobbes

Here’s lookin’ at you, kid.

It is a week before my 27th birthday and I am sitting on my bed with tears in my eyes. I have just finished watching a late night talk show that my mom recommended to me, and one of the topics (which is why my mom recommended it) was the …


For you / Voor jou

Below you will find a poem, that I first came across about 13 or 14 years ago. I was in school, and for our Dutch literature class, we had to do creative assignments about the books we had read. Being the hopeless (or hopeful?) romantic that I already was back …


Abstract thoughts about love

What are you supposed to do when you love others more than yourself? I’ve seen it around me; men and women that fall in love with another person so deeply that they lose themselves in the other person. They assimilate themselves, put everything they were or thought they were on …