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STROLLING AND GLIDING: BERLIN WALK

Let us be thankful for the talents of others for they make us see things we might otherwise miss. Here is a perfect example: film by… 7 more words

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THINGS THAT HAPPEN ON THE WAY TO THE PLAYGROUNDND

My son is sick. One of my numerous sons. It is nothing grave that he has: a bit of fever, a bit of mad look in his lovely shiny eye, a bit of condition-related melancholia. 1,400 more words

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1st OF MAY A LA KREUZBERG OR THE ANTICIPATION, THE SUSPENSE AND THE FORCES

You could almost say “armed” forces: Berlin is currently hosting some 7,000 policemen and -women. 4,000 local representatives of law&order plus those – indubitably unwillingly – visiting (rarely does anyone look forward to having stones, pavement blocks and other normally non-flying objects having hurtled in one´s direction). 162 more words

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LET US ALL STUMBLE

Today I finally did something that I have been meaning to do since I read about him: little Berlin Eisenstädt (about whom I have written… 102 more words

Berlin

HEY, FREAKS! OR GUERILLA SINGERS HIT SCHLESISCHER TOR

I am not into crowds. Crowds are scary, dense, sticky and they tend to move in mysterious ways. I avoid crowds as much as I can and am lucky enough in having crowds avoid me back (so far; my day shall still come). 506 more words

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AS I WALKED OUT ONE MORNING or A LOCAL DECLARATION OF LOVE

April might be the cruellest month but on such an April morning like the one I stepped into today, it´s impossible not to rejoice in the fact that you live where you live. 416 more words

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WHOS´AFRAID OF THE BIG BAD WOLF OR KREUZBERG MINUS MOJO


During an air raid in March 1943 a bomb hit a small petrol station in Kreuzberg. Luise Butz´s business on the corner of Schlesische Strasse 33/34 and Cuvrystrasse 50/51 blew up like a mini Krakatoa. 1,583 more words

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