joy

[ joi ]

noun

the emotion of great delight or happiness caused by something exceptionally good or satisfying; keen pleasure; elation:

— Dictionary.com

depressed

[ dih-prest ]

adjective

sad and gloomy; dejected; downcast.

pressed down, or situated lower than the general surface.

— Dictionary.com

Happiness, sorrow, joy and depression; all the same?

I am intrigued by happiness…


money
[ muhn-ee ]
any article or substance used as a medium of exchange, measure of wealth, or means of payment, as checks on demand deposit or cowrie.

— Dictionary.com

I miss writing…so I will start writing a long disclaimer/ rant/ excuse…

It’s been more than a month (and counting)…


Phytosophy — the unprobable life of plants

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TIME

[ tahym ]

noun

1. the system of those sequential relations that any event has to any other, as past, present, or future; indefinite and continuous duration regarded as that in which events succeed one another.

2. duration regarded as belonging to…


In this particularly windy day, I want to write about stillness. This website is dedicated to the best scholar I know, nature. I am comparing plants’ behaviours with human personalities or social traits in a seemingly overstating parallel. I do this for the love of writing, the inquiry into the…


death
[ deth ]
the act of dying; the end of life; the total and permanent cessation of all the vital functions of an organism.

- Dictionary.com

The final destination of all living creatures

Death. The end to all ends. The nothingness, or the permanence. The heaven, or the hell. One thing that all living creatures on…


Social distancing during a pandemic

The current coronavirus pandemic has affected the entire globe in a short time. One of the main ways to contain the swift spread of the virus is the ‘ social distancing ‘rule. It first came as a recommendation, and it quickly became a restriction in many countries that faced a…


Article originally published on PHYTOSOPY — the improbable life of plants

crisis
[krahy-seez]
Medical
the point in the course of a serious disease at which a decisive change occurs, leading either to recovery or to death. — Dictionary.com

I had back and forth thoughts on writing about the current coronavirus…


neighbour
[ ney-ber ]
noun
a person or thing that is near another.

I’ve been born one year before the Fall of the Iron Curtain. My parents moved from a humble village in Transylvania to a relative close’ big city ‘. They did it in a time when young couples…


job

[ job ]

noun

a piece of work, especially a specific task done as part of the routine of one’s occupation or for an agreed price:

I’m writing this during the strange times of the coronavirus pandemic. I have decided to turn the lockdown into an opportunity to write more. …


ennui
[ ahn-wee, ahn-wee; French ahn-nwee ]
noun
a feeling of utter weariness and discontent resulting from satiety or lack of interest; boredom:

— Dictionary.com

This should not be a boring post…

I’ve been postponing this post for far longer than I should. Maybe I should revisit the procrastination post that started this blog to remind my…

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Phytosophy is an anthology of thought experiments that explore the intrinsic human condition through the lens of the plants.

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