Author Archives: mbamps

One year later

It is almost one year that I wrote the first post in my blog. Like most blogs it died out. When I started blogging I was going through a very quiet phase at work. Lots of free time, which meant … Continue reading

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The dottore

Once upon a time, a long long time ago, I worked in a pan European call center responsible to provide support to a Japanese laptop maker. Those were the days. People working in call centers are usually not very normal. … Continue reading

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The language wars

Zaventem is mostly known in Europe for being Brussels main airport and home to the local airline. In fact, Zaventem lays next to Brussels but is a completely different village located in the Flemish part of the country. Today 31,0000 … Continue reading

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The Atomium

Last night I had dinner with a good friend of mine, Declan, and his family. They live in England and came to Brussels for a day-trip. He has a 6-year-old kid and I wanted to find a gift for him. … Continue reading

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In the end it could be worse

Some posts ago I expressed all my anger with Michel Tel√≥ and his one hit wonder “Ai se eu te pego” in http://needtowrite.com/2012/05/24/nossa-nossa-no/ Friday I was walking back home and felt tired of the songs in my MP3 player, so … Continue reading

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The frustration of New Order playing live

Yesterday I was watching BBC at home. Even though I live in Brussels, our TV provider Belgacom, provides BBC1 and BBC2 in their most basic package. This is probably a reflection of the big number of foreigners that live in … Continue reading

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The 1000th visit!

Well, this is a small post just to celebrate the landmark of the 1000th visit. I am very happy with the number of visitors! In the end, this blog is basically just for my own fun and pleasure of writing. … Continue reading

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