Since around two years I am working as a freelancer for my local newspaper now. I want to share this experience with you. My first step of becoming a freelancer for me was it to have a two week internship in the newspaper. So the workers could check on me, see how is my writing…
If your answer is “yes” then I don’t have to encourage you anymore, I can only invite you to Zasavje and other regions to explore it even more. If your answer is “no” then you have no other choice than to go and reserve a table in a good restaurant and try what this beautiful country has to offer.
While trying to learn more about the city that I’m currently living in – Trbovlje – I’ve stumbled upon a local legend about a dwarf – named Perkmandeljc – that lives in the mines.
What is your first thought when you think about Trbovlje? Your home or friends? For some people it is something different, it is a challenge. They are fearless and would do anything to feel the thrill.
A self-introduction is always hard. Basically I’m a 22 year old girl from Trbovlje. I eat a plant-based diet and am a proud momma of three cats. I’m pretty good at different languages, I like to travel and explore new places. I love to create and am passionate about changing the world for the better.
You know … I’m not a writer, painter, actor, dancer nor a singer, but during the week of the Artopia exchange, I could be anything.
The first thing that I noticed at the Trbovlje train station was the mysterious mountains shrouded in mist. I didn’t know back then that few days later I’d be watching it from a totally different perspective. But let’s start from the beginning.
»Živi svoje sanje« – I think this pretty much sums up my EVS. Doing voluntary work was »just«fullfilling a dream, a childhood dream that I always had and I don’t even know why. For me it was quite clear. I will finish school and go abroad – learn new things, work as a volunteer, grow…