The 21st century is a magnificent time for disruptive technology on the one hand, and for narrow-mindedness towards the very essence of simply being human on the other…

For Naomi Campbell’s birthday, quite some time ago, the instagram page of Valentino has posted a series of pictures by the…

Three ways how the Alienation effect can make you fall in love with your partner all over again.

I took this photo in Heidelberg last year around Spring…

During the COVID-19 pandemic, people are asked to practice social distancing. I believe people in love should practice a particular type of distancing as well — sure not a physical one.

The Alienation Effect

In…

Artificial Intelligence (AI) is increasingly part of our daily lives. …

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What is it about?

Modern Love is an Amazon prime mini-series inspired by the rubric of the same name in The New York Times. Four years ago, the rubric also became a podcast and for 15 years it brings personal stories about life, love, and human relationships.

Modern Love kept me in love and…

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I am 23 and you will never believe how often I thought it was too late to start something completely new when I was basically just a baby. Now I know that everyone can allow themselves to be reborn once in a while.

“Antinous and Hadrian — Modern Lovers” (2013). Installation by Olivia Robinson & Jesse Stiles in the city of Plovdiv, Bulgaria.

For a starter: An ancient love story, wrapped in modern art

Because the concept of love is as old as the hills and the allusion of it will conquer the future… and I mean romantic love. All other types of love can wait, couldn’t they?

A couple of years ago, right before I moved to Germany for my studies, I was…

Dive deep.

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If something I’ve read about leadership and motivation really strikes me, it is the quote by Antoine de Saint-Exupéry in The Wisdom Of The Sands:

“If you want to build a ship, don’t drum up the men to go to the forest to gather wood, saw it, and nail the…

“Sunrise in the harbor” by Leonid Afremov

This writing is dedicated to the beauty of unrevealed future plans and that one wishful thinking which is on the brick of happening.

A couple of weeks ago, I was moving out of my student apartment and really thought it would be hard and nostalgic to put over 3 years…

Praha is home to over 2 million people, but despite its large population, the city’s architecture and culture are giving a charming warm feeling to the tourists. …

It’s so hard to define the word “community” nowadays. The first association which comes to mind is very trivial: a group of people who share common interests, whereabouts and history.

But you don’t have to be stick to a particular place, the community you live in is the world in…

Nona Kichukova

• Visual & Media Anthropologist • in love with black coffee and honest stories

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