The-from-now-on-promise… / Das von-jetzt-an-Versprechen

From now on, this blog will be fed a little less regularly. I find it hard to resist that habit to blog everyday after having blogged 1287 times in almost three years (December 2012), but I want to spread my energy differently. :) See you soon here again. Von jetzt an wird dieser Blog etwas unregelmäßiger […]

Forward to the trip

I get up at four a.m. to catch the metal bird from Berlin Tegel to Seoul Incheon. Bright and early this time of day belongs to the birds. Calling the morning, twittering, humming, chirping they are fully enjoying their domain. I pass the local pub where a few late birds are dancing the tango and I’m suddenly brimming […]

juicy story

Strangers often start talking to me and I enjoy talking to strangers. Somehow this must show in my face. So it happens that in the plane from Italy to Holland, after smiling back and forth, the girl next to me begins a light conversation. She has friendly brown eyes, hidden under half-rim metal glasses, the […]

shortly before landing…

I see Milan, its suburbs, its sprawls, its loops. Churches stick out like dwarfs hats, many buildings are oriented towards South, farming fields are less organised, not squares but rhombs.  On the horizon the Alps, white from snow, powerful, overlooking the settlements, telling the stories of old and new times. Almighty. #plane stories #Italy