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Writing about happiness this time is like in the song “try sleeping with a broken heart”. It is just few kilometers away from Maastricht that last week, Europe has been shaken up so badly by the explosions that took place and few minor attacks that are revealed in Brussels as I write. Knowing that we are facing this challenging times, does not make us happy, but knowing and choosing to stay calm, kind, cautious and moving on with our lives toward happiness, might help?
Happiness and knowledge is sometimes seen as contradictory (at least in the academia). Discovering new things means in the first place to fail so many times and in the second place to struggle and most importantly to question everything and all the time, preferably.
Love during PhD
Inspired by the Gabriel Garcia Marquez’s book “Love during Cholera”, the title suggests that love during PhD exists 🙂 Without further drama, I would like to share with you some Valentine’s Day confessions that were cordially sent by friends and colleagues, who during their PhD happen to find their love on the way and the stories go like that…