SLAMMING THE DOOR SHUT ON CLUTTER

By Hans Ebert Visit Hans-Ebert.com Pulverising the senses with non-stop clutter. That’s how a friend describes it. Life in today’s social media mad driven would where, try as one might to escape the tsunami of information and misinformation and information overload that we certainly don’t even need, it catches up with you. And it’s gettingContinue reading “SLAMMING THE DOOR SHUT ON CLUTTER”

HONG KONG AND WHEN LESS WAS MORE

By Hans Ebert Visit Hans-Ebert.com Less is more. Or less was more. And maybe this is where Hong Kong has gone wrong. It’s become Mr Creosote. Gluttony has taken hold of the city. Perhaps not gluttony so much, but because of not knowing what people want, throwing everything against the kitchen sink and see whatContinue reading “HONG KONG AND WHEN LESS WAS MORE”

THE TIMES THEY ARE-A-CHANGING. THIS TIME, FOR REAL.

By Hans Ebert Visit Hans-Ebert.com It’s signalling the end of an era. It’s heralding something new about to happen. Some of us are wondering what’s in store next. Some of us are facing our own mortality. And though trying to live life to the full in the allocated time given and move forward, there’s theContinue reading “THE TIMES THEY ARE-A-CHANGING. THIS TIME, FOR REAL.”

WHEN THE NIGHT LOST ITS FIZZ AND WENT FLAT.

By Hans Ebert Visit Hans-Ebert.com It’s actually on the snack menu. Meant to be enjoyed with a glass of wine or a glass of champagne. But have an order around 7pm and that’s dinner for the night. It’s on the menu of the Champagne Bar at the Grand Hyatt and comes in six pieces- basically,Continue reading “WHEN THE NIGHT LOST ITS FIZZ AND WENT FLAT.”

WHERE DID THE LOVE AND TRUST AND THANKS GO?

By Hans Ebert Visit Hans-Ebert.com You’re judged by the company you keep. My parents drummed this into me and I kept along this path for years until ego got the better of me and it became an adult version of being with the cool kids. But when swept along by enablers feeding off wherever youContinue reading “WHERE DID THE LOVE AND TRUST AND THANKS GO?”

MEANWHILE, BACK IN THE REAL WORLD…

By Hans Ebert Visit Hans-Ebert.com It’s about sheeple. Gawd knows where we took the wrong turn, but we did and all individuality and independent thinking has gone out the window. It’s now all about conforming, but this new “conforming” has to do with aimlessly following some invisible Pied Piper of Hamlyn who’s taking us everywhereContinue reading “MEANWHILE, BACK IN THE REAL WORLD…”

Remember Babs singing about People needing people? What happened?

By Hans Ebert Visit Hans-Ebert.com The problem with today is that everything is so immediate that nothing really matters. There’s no lasting power. It’s a dangerous time to be alive because not many appreciate being alive. Life has become a buffet- sampling everything but still being hungry for more when often there’s nothing more. AndContinue reading “Remember Babs singing about People needing people? What happened?”

GETTING OFF THE TWITTER TRAIN…

By Hans Ebert Visit Hans-Ebert.com It was my last girlfriend who tried to wean me off it- Twitter. Though pointing out that it was taking over my life and, without me even realising it, detonating any chance of trying to make our relationship work, I refused to listen. I was lost to the clutter ofContinue reading “GETTING OFF THE TWITTER TRAIN…”

STOP PRESSING THE ‘LIKE’ BUTTON WITHOUT THINKING ABOUT IT

By Hans Ebert @hanseberthk Visit Hans-Ebert.com It’s so easy to do this that one does it without thinking: Pressing that ‘like’ button on social media. We’ve all been guilty of it at one time or another, but it really must be reined in if we’re ever going to return to being selective about things andContinue reading “STOP PRESSING THE ‘LIKE’ BUTTON WITHOUT THINKING ABOUT IT”