On practice (and perfect)

Six months ago, I had my first piano lesson. That’s the easiest way to put it. The much truer, and, as always with that, more complicated version of the one sentence above is: I’ve been wanting to play the piano for a very long time: at first, mostly because I found the instrument beautiful, in […]


This was quite something. Thinking about it and going over last year’s events, I’m not quite sure how all of it ever fit into one year. As I’m writing this, I’m sitting on a red couch with a piano nearby while the wind is blowing outside, I just had some tea and mini pizzas, and, […]

February 2018

Found What I hadn’t been looking for. 5€ in the street and left them there. Wrote Berlin, Winter (October 2017-February 2018) About my time in Melbourne in Winter 2017 Watched (or saw) The void Belle and Sebastian live Overheard (or said) “You should really get onto teleportation. It helps with so much.” “Another friend just […]

Love for books, mangos and Heavy Metal: December 2016

I’d really like to start this post by saying that I tried very hard to finish this in time with the year in review post for the year of 2016. But, honestly, I didn’t even try. For some reason, finishing the post about the whole year felt much more urgent. But December was a not-half-bad month in the […]

Mein erster Talk auf einer Tech-Konferenz

Ende März, ein sonniger Dienstagvormittag. Ich sitze entspannt in meiner Küche, trinke Kaffee, arbeite und sehe eben meine Twitter-Timeline durch, als eine Nachricht auf meinem Rechner aufploppt: “Ich habe eben eine Anfrage für eine Konferenz bekommen. Frag doch mal, ob du dort auch einen Talk halten kannst!” Meine Arbeitskollegin und gute Freundin, eine erfahrene Software-Entwicklerin, […]

Entlang der Seidenstraße von Berlin nach Astrachan – Teil 1

10 Tage, 4.000 Kilometer, 11 Autos und 21 Menschen, die sich noch nie begegnet sind: von Berlin nach Astrachan entlang der Seidenstraße. Eine Reise, immer gen Osten. Nachtrag, 22.09.: und hier ist das Video zur Reise: Tag 1: Berlin-Krakau Gestern die ganze Nacht noch hektisch gepackt und morgens prompt verschlafen: um 7:10 Uhr aufgewacht, 30 […]

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