Everyone needs some good surprise in life – surprise keeps us motivated and optimistic. Surprise shows us that no matter what challenges you’ve faced, things can turn around for the better in the blink of an eye.

When I was growing up in the stone age, there was no emails or text messages, so we actually sent each other handwritten letters and postcards when we were oceans apart. I miss those days where I would just be sitting outside or in a cafe, writing those words with my pen, licking the stamps and sticking them on, then putting them into a post box with love, lots of love. And the anticipations of hoping something would arrive in my mail box is as equally heart-tickling, at times I would be so happy to have received a letter, that I actually held the mail against my heart and hugged it tight…