The New Normal in Bangkok

The New Normal in Bangkok

I have been living here for a little over two years, and when the quarantine period started, I saw the streets of Bangkok empty for the first time. The silence was deafening, and it made me feel like I’m in a different city.

The New Normal in Maastricht

The New Normal in Maastricht

My "new normal" has been a sequence of months in which I went from a deep level of stress trying to imagine a way in which we could hold our business together without being forced to close it; to a deeper level of procrastination once things had slowly started to settle; to a profound period of purely reflecting in all what happened since I moved from Spain into The Netherlands to study.

The New Normal Series

The New Normal Series

On our quest for greatness, we have forgotten how to breathe. Our daily routines used to revolve around rushing to work, skipping meals, and staying up late. We missed out on family dinners to attend to work matters. Our minds were everywhere and nowhere at the same time. That was the normal and we thought we had everything under control, then the plot twist happened.