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All things German

I seem to be focused on all things German at the moment…I blame Neil MacGregor and his Radio 4 series.  Loving this late painting from… 32 more words

Abstract Painting

German Language Resources are a Girl’s Best Friend

These are some of the best German language-learning resources I’ve found so far. Enjoy!

Facebook Pages
Buzzfeed Deutschland – probably difficult to understand at the beginning but it gets you familiarized with the language and you can always compare the German translation to the original post in English. 716 more words

Language Learning

550 German Jihadists On The Wall...

550 German jihadists. Take one down and put in the ground, 549 German jihadists on the wall.

And it looks like we’re already down to 490… 57 more words


Hungerstrike of refugees in Munich

Again refugees come together to fight at Sendlinger-Tor-Platz in Munich for their rights, for their acceptance and for their participation in society. As medium for their protest they choose hunger strike: 904 more words


Rilke and the whip lady

Herr, es ist Zeit. Der Sommer war sehr groß.
Leg deinen Schatten auf die Sonnenuhren,
und auf den Fluren lass die Winde los.

Befiehl den letzten Früchten, voll zu sein; 174 more words


Wes das Herz voll ist, des geht der Mund über

I’m about to make another small hiatus from this blog, just for the sake of renunciation, which is not always virtuous.

A few days.

It used to be  45 more words