My mind, my thoughts, my words

Fading (poem)

I live on. I am surrounded by blurry people Walking past each other in dark places. I stay busy. Between friends, papers, learning and doing I try to forget moments … Continue reading

13/09/2016 · Leave a comment

the fascinating world of languages

Languages fascinate me because they are our main way of communication and more. Mainly spoken but also written they allow people to share and connect with each other. On top … Continue reading

10/09/2016 · Leave a comment

Experiences shape you(r age)

I am about to turn 25. Depending on how old you are you may think that is old or younger or somewhere in-between. Ageing is strange. The prospect of eventually … Continue reading

27/08/2016 · Leave a comment

Losing weight – use your brain (?)

The past two years I spent most of my time on a bicycle; around six hours of cycling daily would tire me out, that’s for sure, but not necessarily turn … Continue reading

24/08/2016 · Leave a comment

There’s two sides to a coin

I am overwhelmed. I’m sitting at Starbucks feeling utterly intimidated. A girl gets her mum to buy her a Starbucks mug. Two twelve year old girls enter, they’re dressed as … Continue reading

22/08/2016 · Leave a comment

Step by step (poem)

Original in German, English translation below Wenn dein ganzes Leben zerbricht Als er sich umdreht und dich stehen lässt Umhüllt dich Nebel und nimmt deine Sicht Du wurdest ängstlich, stumm … Continue reading

01/07/2016 · Leave a comment

Stuff – a bit too much of everything

I was away for almost two years cycling through Latin America. When I came back to my childhood home, everything had changed. Normally whenever I visited my mum I would … Continue reading

16/05/2016 · Leave a comment