Work experiences, stories, arts, and more in one blog! I am Sorina, or as my nickname says, Zatrig. I live in Budapest, Hungary, now listening to Trio Mandili and getting my life together.

Go back and fix it

15 Nov 2021 2 minute read 0 comments Zatrig

Nostalgia. Behind the majority of the nostalgic tendencies, I see an attempt to 'go back and fix it'. The roots of mine definitely lie in that feeling. I was a kid in the '90-s, when everything was all about diversity and inclusivity according to the...

To overcome the irresilience

16 May 2021 2 minute read 1 comment Zatrig

’This toothache is a good training partner’ – I said and it was only half a joke. I have a rather newly culminated condition, that manifests in pain in versatile strength in the teeth sitting in the left side of my jaw. That area has a heavily amende...


12 Mar 2021 1 minute read 1 comment Zatrig

As I tried to keep myself on track, I began to set smaller goals, or „next right things” to do.  An autotelic personality is a must these days – it always is, but now it is more important than ever. By autotelic I mean one has their own goals, - not...


8 Mar 2021 1 minute read 2 comments Zatrig

And now for something completely different: gardening! The thing is that I lived my whole life in city apartments with small balconies with flower pots and window-boxes, so here I got excited when I saw that we have a backyard garden. A very odd-shap...

Productivity- goal or tool?

7 Feb 2021 1 minute read 1 comment Zatrig

I think a lot about productivity as I have no full-time job now for months, the timely stuff is timely, and my ideas once have to be engendered and made part of my days. - something that I am competent in and capable to get secure in and I have my pa...

Act like you've been there - Small encounters - poems

2 Feb 2021 1 minute read 3 comments Zatrig

1. act like you’ve been there before.act like it, but don’t fake it, fly it, but don’t try it on, be restless, but not careless, effortless but not soulless, strike poses, but don’t be a pose, kill it, but don’t kill the vibe, act like you’ve been th...

I am sitting with my back to the wall

11 Jan 2021 3 minute read 5 comments Zatrig

Georgian folk music in the background, I’ve let some fresh air in the apartment, so it started to become a little chilly and also I’ve enrolled in two full-time and three part-time jobs again. Today I had a very lighthearted job-interview at a local...

Caring world

7 Jan 2021 1 minute read 2 comments Zatrig

And now something completely different!Remember 'Are you stressing?'? Now, as a Hungarian, from the exact another end of the world, at this point, I don’t vindicate the right to act like someone who knows what’s going on in the U. S., so let’s pose t...

Happy New Year's post!

31 Dec 2020 1 minute read 2 comments Zatrig

And now a new year’s post! Not because I feel obliged (also the party or the drinking is not obligatory, there is no amount or volume recommended to ’party enough’), but because one of this year’s lesson was that people live for hope. That’s why a lo...

Today's Topic - Passions&hobbies

25 Dec 2020 2 minute read 1 comment Zatrig

Wrapping up the lists. #1 Discover your passion I admit that I don’t know, how it works in the case of other people, although I cannot track a lot of my passions too - how something becomes a prevailing and deep-running passion that lasts for a long...