The Soulmate

People are searching their whole lives for their soul mates without even rethinking its meaning. The general assumption is that it is supposed to be your “perfect match”, your perfect lover, the “One”. If we split the term “soul mate”, we can discuss definitions of the both words separately and understand the whole concept better. Definitions of a soul are: „The principle of life, feeling, thought, and action in humans, regarded as a distinct entity separate from the body, the spiritual part of humans as distinct from the physical part.“ (Dictionary.com) … Continue reading The Soulmate

“Sex & the City” through a scientific eye

During my college years I researched women in media a lot and for the research purposes (and for fun of course) I explored women’s magazines and tv shows focusing on the messages they are mediating. Even if this is a very popular and a bit trivial topic, it doesn’t mean it can be approached without any scientific method. It is easy to get seduced by … Continue reading “Sex & the City” through a scientific eye

Trapped in a romantic movie

When I was a teenager I imagined my future romantic life as a complete fulfillment of my happiness. I thought that girls with boyfriends were so lucky. I wanted love so badly. I used to dream about my imaginary boyfriend when I fell asleep hugging my pillow. Romantic movies were (and still are) my favorite guilty pleasure (plus “Ben & Jerry”). The only difference is … Continue reading Trapped in a romantic movie