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Bookworm (but I sometimes go on real adventures) · Obsessive thinker · Inconsistent writer · “You live and learn. At any rate, you live.” — Douglas Adams

It might not feel like it, but there’s a good chance you are richer than 99% of the world.

The definition

Photo by Romualdas Požerskis.

30 years ago, my Dad taught me what freedom meant.

Photo by CDC.

Vaccine shipments and doses administered.


Vaccine shipments

Future shipments

Doses administered


My ten favourites of 2020.

From Beloved to A Theory of Justice — and everything in between.

Photo by Ayo Ogunseinde.

In 2020, I donated €12,725.

Against Malaria Foundation    €6,433
Malaria Consortium €1,132
J-PAL €2,580
StrongMinds €2,580

Why Against Malaria Foundation?

Photo by Mitul Grover.

The world is wonderful. The world is terrible. Let’s choose again.

Photo by Kyaw Tun.

The covert battle between the ethical and the conventional.

Shibuya, Tokyo.

I was about to hop on a plane and start a new life in Europe. Then a global pandemic hit.

Photo by Liuda Brogiene.

Photo by Rajeshwar Bachu.

I know better now.

Ernesta Orlovaitė

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