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12 months, 12 countries, 12 travel lessons

I’m really bad at fulfilling New Year resolutions. Year after year, I always think of something that I’d like to accomplish in the next 12 months. But I’ve never thought that these resolutions are the best way to motivate ourselves – here’s an excerpt from my old blog post, which I’ve written around 2012, summarising…

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Storytime: A Small Lexicon of Polish Teachers

My grandma perpetually tried to convince me I should take up teaching. “Journalism,” she winced, “it is such a male profession. Your father wants you to be an IT engineer? Don’t listen to him either, love. It’s not a profession for a woman. Teaching. Being a teacher is the way,” she tried to convince me…

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Have you tried switching it off and on again?

One advice that every IT department will start with if something’s just not quite right? Reboot. Switch it off, then back on again. And it’s not that it hasn’t been right, to be honest with you. I’ve been writing at Beside Magazine alongside the others for more than a year now, and it’s great fun….

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