I am Panos Nomikos and in my blog I am humbly attempting to discover the Beauty of Life that lurks under even the most adverse and demanding circumstances.
I was born in 1961 in Athens, Greece, this beautiful country that has become lately the epicenter of the raging global financial crisis. During my carefree, youthful years I roamed the idyllic islands of my home country having fun on the golden beaches under the sun with my friends and lovers. Later on I studied for a Ph.D. in the UK and I started a career in Information Technology in the maritime sector, roaming again across the world on intercontinental business trips in faraway places in Asia, Europe and America.
I maintain this blog to write about my favorite themes related to my beautiful home country, Greece, its position within the world-wide socioeconomic transformations, and its current upheaval in the midst of the worst financial crisis that we are experiencing here. I am especially writing to talk about ordinary Greeks,