EDITORIALS ARCHIVE

The myth of the harpies
10/07/2014 - 12:00
After the socio-political crisis in Egypt and the wind of the Islamic Revolution, the Red Sea – the budget El Dorado of the middle class – is experiencing an existential crisis as well as one of political consent. Abandoned by its hordes of Christopher Columbus-like holidaymakers, it now rather misses their enthusiasm and irrepressible hubbub. Much of this bustling bourgeoisie with its desire to know and live but up to their...
When you have to go
12/06/2014 - 10:30
  Beauty does not make the one who possesses it happy, but the one who can love and desire them (Hermann Hesse) But how did we get here? When we interrogate the current state of our life it is as if we’re taking a snapshot of an ineffable light beam. Our present condition – a pack of thoughts, values, and expectations that represent the here and now – is never simply the result of our rational actions and decisions...
When you have to go
12/06/2014 - 10:15
Beauty does not make the one who possesses it happy, but the one who can love and desire them (Hermann Hesse) But how did we get here? When we interrogate the current state of our life it is as if we’re taking a snapshot of an ineffable light beam. Our present condition – a pack of thoughts, values, and expectations that represent the here and now – is never simply the result of our rational actions and decisions. Who has...
Three Reasons to go fast
13/05/2014 - 11:15
One is always a bit shy in showing off a beautiful thing. What is misunderstood, or not understood – or worse bent to one’s own purposes and therefore unnatural. Despite this radical doubt, even if you don’t deserve it, I want to give you something. So I will explain why there are people who do not seem to stop... Never, not even for a moment! There are only a few of these winged beings who really know the value of the...

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