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Hitomi 67

@kidvisions
(67) Active 7 years, 5 months ago

Hello everyone!

Hey, I am Kidvisions from Tunisia. I am 21 years old and I am a student. I love philosophy, music, the arts, history, literature and good movies. I hate Tv and wasting time and talking about silly...

Nearing the end of the world?? Mayan calendar how true is it?

So many incredible things happened just at the first three months of this year. Unexpected and unbelievable revolutions occurred in Tunisia and then in Egypt and now in Lybia. Japan is going through a...

Out of Body experience.

I have been thinking about this lately! Is it even possible? Have anyone of you tried it? did it work? Does anyone want to try it?

Where do we think do we go after death?

Observe this passage from Anathema’s presence: "One has to come to terms with one’s own mortality. And you can’t really help people who are having problems with mortality, If...

which languages do you speak?

I speak Arabic, French, English, fluently, a little bit of German, and I am learning Russia, I would like to learn Japanes,Spanish and Chinese, what about you??

Adding a chat section to the website?

I think that we should add a chat section to the website what do you think?

Marks? do they reflect the real level of the students?

Hey! so, i just got my results and i was petrified! i keep getting bad marks in literature even though i love it and i always read books and study it hard. i thinks its because i analyze the passages...

education vs work.

People say that your education is the only factor that will determine your job in the future. what do you think? and how could anyone be successful professionally without a great degree?

Do people deserve democracy?

After what was called "the Jasmin revolution" in my country, people are now calling for freedom and democracy even if it is on the extent of justice, equity and common interest. In the name...

Fundamentally Meaningless.

I have goals, I try to give my life a meaning but by the end of the day I realize that life doesn’t make sense and that it is simply pointless to do all of these things. We haven’t chosen...

How bad does our envmt affect us??

I wanted to know your thoughts about this.

Sick of Trying.

I just want to die: Nothing is working out for me, and I don’t feel like I want to live, everything seems terrible and nothing pleases me. I am always discontented with every single thing…...

Despair.

"Despair is for people who know, beyond any doubt, what the future is going to bring. Nobody is in that position. So despair is not only a kind of sin, theologically, but also a simple mistake,...

Quiting the internet.

I feel that I am spending too much time on the net. I don’t think it’s a totally bad thing, but I think that it slows down my productivity. I’ve been reading a lot of articles saying...

How to respond to anger?

I have read that men and women do not get angry and do not respond to anger the same way. In the light of this idea; I wanted to ask you ladies and gentelmen how do you respond to your own anger? How...

Better off alone anyway?

I have always been terrible at relationships: always screwing friendships up, dating the wrong guys, making the wrong moves, saying the wrong things… I have been in a committed relationship for...

Your Thoughts on this masterpiece.

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2RG_n8v_fz8 Anathema-angelica.

Growing up when you are 22?

I feel I am still a child, I behave like children and I don’t know how to act in public, I don’t assume a lot of responsibilities and I find myself careless about most of things. I feel...

Procrastination and Time Management.

Hello everyone, I have been reading this conversation : http://www.ted.com/conversations/490/motivation_and_procrastination.html and I thought about starting a topic here. I have set up some goals...

No goals.

Hello everyone, I have been keeping a blog since the beginning of the year, trying to follow a list of goals that I thought were what I needed to be better. Take a look at the blog:...

How to stop crying & get myself together.

We haven’t seen each other for a while now, my little sister got ill and I had to look after her. Last night we had a fight and he was ignoring me trying to avoid argument and told me that it...

Would you run away? (I need all the help I can get please)

Hello everyone, I thought I might share this issue I have been dealing with with you and see what you think of it. I live in Tunisia, a conservative Muslim country, considered by many as an...

Is change ever possible?

If you have been repeating the same mistakes over and over again, if you realized certain things need to be changed in you because they are making you lead a complicated life, if you tried to change...

Detachment.

I was reading this article : http://www.livestrong.com/article/14712-developing-detachment/#JUMP4 and I realized that much of it applies to my way of dealing with relationships with people, espcially...

Chomskyan Syntax? (Minimalism and the X-Bar thing)

Hello everyone I have a syntax test in two weeks time and I really need to get over with it by Sunday so that I can focus on something else. We have been assigned : English Syntax: and Introduction by...

What do teachers/Professors really want?

I’ve never really been good at school. I am an English major and I think that my English is good enough to get me let’s say “decent” grades without much effort(since they say...

Pulling an AllNighter.

Hey everyone! I miss you all and miss being on this forum! I have been super duper busy with school! Working soo hard (never worked harder) and practically having no time for myself. The tests...

How much does your/others' appearance really matter?

To what extent do you think that appearances do not matter? Is it true that what matters most is personality? Sure, nobody wants to be around jerks no matter how handsome/gorgeous/hot they are, but...

The Life Cycle Of A Relationship

I was watching this video and I wanted to share it with you and start a conversation about it? http://www.videojug.com/interview/the-life-cycle-of-a-relationship

On Becoming A Buddhist.

Some people can live without religion, either embrace atheism or simply be spiritual but not religious. For me, it has always been a struggle. I was born in a Muslim family, and I live in a Muslim...

My horrible Essay Exam Writing!

I keep getting bad grades and I think that it’s due to my writing. Could anyone please look at it and tell me how I can improve it? This is an introduction I have written, I think the structure...

Sex and maturity.

Ok, I was thinking about this idea: is sex an indispensable part of grow up? I mean, how can a man or a woman totally feel as a man or a woman when they haven’t had sex? When they haven’t...

Overrated?

There are many things in life that are overrated. One of those things is love. We all somehow give it so much attention, perhaps even more than what we are supposed to, and here I am talking about...

How good is Muslim Fasting? (Sawm)

I was reading this article about fasting in Ramadan, and I wanted to hear the opinion of Muslims and non-Muslims here: http://wikiislam.net/wiki/Adverse_Effects_of_Islamic_Fasting I have a real...

Thoughts on Love and Marriage.

My friend who is one year older than me (24) is getting married today. This has made me think about marriage and what it means to me, and to other people. In our society, where sex before marriage is...

Are you a bitch?

Sometimes the thought of how much a bitch I am crosses my mind but I do not think a lot about it, I just let it pass. What I mean by being a bitch is being a bad person, behaving in ways you...

Crappy articles.

I have notice that I have become dependent on articles like “10 ways to blablabla” in terms of finding solutions of my problems instead of actually thinking about them and coming up with...

self love and self-acceptance.

Where does self-acceptance come from? How can one truly love oneself? How can one feel good about oneself no matter what? and how can one feel be one’s best companion? I believe that most of us...

The most inspirational and life-changing "stuff" you've ever discovered?

Hello everyone, I figured that there are probably a few people going through tough times like me. Whether it’s personal problems, or a goal you’re trying to reach but for which you are...

choice and sacrifices?

My boyfriend started working tow jobs, to have enough money for us to get married and have our own apartment, that means however, not being able to see him as often as I used to (and as I want to) (we...

Relationships: doing what we want or being a good person?

Hey guys, I’ve been in a committed relationship for a while now, but recently my boyfriend have started neglecting me and focus on his work more than on anything else. Feeling lonely most of the...

Political assassination in Tunisia.

“Tunisian opposition politician Chokri Belaid has been shot dead outside his home in the capital, Tunis. Relatives say Mr Belaid was shot in the neck and head on his way to work. He was a...

Language and conflict.

If all communication is miscommunication then isn’t language the main source of conflict? If so, then why is language the main source of conflict? Can you propose a solution for this?

Arabic, French and English Lessons for free.

Hey guys! I wanted to share with you my facebook page and youtube channel for teaching Arabic, French and English: Please follow me to get all the videos....

House of Leaves.

A couple of weeks ago, friend of mine came to me one day with one the most incredibly hallucinating books I’ve ever see. The book was: House of Leaves by Mark Z. Danielewski. I wanted to share...

Becoming a philosopher.

Is all I ever wanted… But I don’t know how to get there? How do you think one can be a philosopher? What is your definition of philosophy? What branch of philosophy do you prefer and think...

"Philosophy is useless.

As a major and as an activity” What do you guys think? Every time I hear this I feel like I have been stabbed in the heart… I love philosophy so much that I don’t know how to respond...

So I want to study Science and Philosophy?

So I said I wanted to study philosophy and lately I’ve been thinking a lot about how can I make philosophy useful? I think that can be possible by combining it with science! However, I have no...

Insanity and P90X?

Has anyone of you done one of these programs? I have done only one month of insanity and I lost 30 pounds, Well I started working out before that too… I haven’t been leading a healthy life...

Applying for grad school with my boyfriend?

Do you think it’s possible to get accepted at the same school? Or at least in the same city? state? We’re both from Tunisia and we love each other dearly! We really want to be together!...

Any researchers here?

I have just started my first experience with research and I am currently working on my MA thesis to graduate. I am planning to enroll in a PhD program next year and I want to have a career in Academia...

I don't want to grow up.

Today, I started my very first real job. I am 24, almost finished grad school (working part time on my thesis and working in this job full time) but I don’t want to grow up. My boyfriend got his...

How to migrate to the US?

Ok, so I have decided I want to migrate to the Us. Can anyone who have gone through the same experience share it with me??

A Master's Thesis _ Or the idea of :doing what you really love…

I have always thought that I would study literature, all my life, I thought it was my passion… When I got to college and started studying literature, I realized that what I really wanted was to...

Research on the Hippies/ High Existence and counter-culture?

Ok, I made up my mind! I am going to do research on the sixties, the hippie movement and its echoes in the present, on internet websites like higher existence! Any thoughts?

Tunisian Protests are psychedelic!

After the assassination of a secular political leader, protests were unleashed all over the country asking the govmt to leave after it stayed there more than the time it was elected for (1 year, and...

Difference between being "insecure" and being "unsatisfied in a relationship"?

We’ve been together for 4 years and a half, and it’s been a year now that I have been feeling bad about the relationship and thinking about breaking up. I tried to break up several times...

Choice

Is probably the hardest things to do, at least it is for me. I am really confused about this whole concept of choice. I like to believe that there is free well, but also at the same time, I think that...