Author Archives: vickycondrat

One battle lost, the next, please!

To perceive life as a battlefield is wrong. Life is life, and there are ups and downs. There are moments when everything turns black, and then there are also sunny moments full of warmth and satisfaction. Yet, in most cases … Continue reading

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Revelation or the story of a hat 2

I don’t how it is with you but whenever I literally have a looooooooot to do, I don’t feel like doing anything at all. It happens. Yet, not to lose time (and a sort of inspiration) let me recollect the … Continue reading

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This is my letter to the world :)

My whole life has been a fight. Sometimes fierce, sometimes desperate, sometimes long, sometimes short, sometimes meaningless, sometimes foolish… The list can go on, but the point is that my fight has shaped who I am today. The wounds made … Continue reading

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What’s (un)real?

So here we are, in the middle of nowhere, heading God knows where. So what does exactly this sentence say? It is difficult to state for sure. The first question mark is who the the heck is meant by ‘we’? … Continue reading

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Sometimes life is far more complex than fiction

So while scrolling the news feed I came across this piece of news and I immediately remembered James Thurber’s fable The Tigress and Her Mate. I think combining both could make an interesting lesson with so many issues to be … Continue reading

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Revelation or the story of a hat

So it’s been a while (and most probably a while will pass) since I last wrote a post on my personal blog. I wonder why. Probably waffling on is not my forte. Or maybe I have nothing to say at … Continue reading

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‘New Generation School Teacher’ project is my cup of hot lemonade on a winter day in Lviv. A metaphor.

I’ve been a teacher for a while and I like flattering myself that teaching is my cup of tea. It’s an ongoing life-changing experience where challenges should be seen as opportunities, whereas changes as inevitabilities. Actually, teaching should involve letting … Continue reading

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