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Dream Catcher: A Beautiful Lakota Legend

The legend of the dream catcher comes from the Lakota tribe, an ethnic group that encompasses part of the Sioux and lives on the banks of the Missouri River in the USA. They’re the same people who starred in Dances with Wolves, a…

The Legend of Sakura: A True Love Story

The legend of Sakura takes place hundreds of years ago in ancient Japan. At that time, the feudal lords fought terrible battles where many humble fighters died, immersing the whole country in sadness and desolation. There were few moments of peace.…

The Legend About Lies and Truth

Our view on lies and truth is really vague. As a general rule, we all prefer the truth. However, when what we receive or share is painful or complicated, it causes great psychological conflict.

The Legend of Charlemagne, a story of love

The Legend of Charlemagne is one of the most clever and interesting stories by Italo Calvino. This wonderful writer born in Cuba, to Italian parents, left an impressive testimony of his sharp sensitivity and clear intelligence in this short story.…

Demosthenes, the Great Stammering Orator

Demosthenes went down in history as the greatest of all the Greek orators. This in itself is a great accomplishment. However, the truly surprising part of his story is everything he had to do for glory. His is one of…

Living in a Hurry Keeps Us from Truly Living

We often live in a hurry, constantly thinking about what’s next. We live connected to “I have to” or “I must.” Disconnected from ourselves and everything that surrounds us. Stand up, look, feel. You are here right now — enjoy…