Crazy about Socks…

Socks - a topic you can discuss on for hours. Some think it is totally fine to give somebody socks for Christmas or birthday. Some might say this is a NO GO. Some people do not care whether they wear a pair of different socks, or whether their socks fit to their outfits or not.... Continue Reading →

9.203,60 Kilometers

Hamburg and Bogota are 9.203,60 kilometers away from each other. So are Julius and his girlfriend Isabella. Because the two have been in a long-distance relationship for 4 years now. When I wanted to pick up my boyfriend from Hamburg airport on Thursday evening, I noticed a nervous young man next to me. He could... Continue Reading →

A Spark of Hope

Sometimes we make wrong decisions in life. This does not mean that these decisions are bad. Sometimes these decisions lead us to the right place. That's what Marc also showed me. When I was on my way to work, far too early, I decided to drink a coffee at Starbucks. It was relatively crowded and... Continue Reading →

Bottles to America

When I was standing at the  train station a few days ago, waiting for the suburban train, I watched an old man, about 70 years old. He was well dressed and had a friendly expression on his face - he reminded me of my grandpa. The man glowed into the trash cans on the platform,... Continue Reading →

Dear Mr. Obama!

This is my personal thanks to the probably coolest President in the history of the United States of America - Mr. Barack Obama! Thank you for letting us believe in ourselves. Thank you for being so down-to-earth in all these years. Thank you for showing us that you are also just a human being. Thanks... Continue Reading →

Trump all over

No issue determines the media in recent weeks as much as this year's presidential election in the United States. Opposing Hillary Clinton on the side of the Democrats and Donald Trump on the Republicans in one of the dirtiest and most scandalous election campaigns in the history of the US. It was unclear who would... Continue Reading →

“One Coffee please!”

When I have to go to university early in the morning, I often buy a juice at the kiosk down in the underground station. I always buy it from the same man. Meanwhile, I just put the 80 cent on the counter and wish him a nice day, just like he does to me. Born in... Continue Reading →

Mit verbundenen Augen

Jeden Tag wache ich auf, höre die Müllabfuhr durch die Straße fahren und bin wahnsinnig genervt von ihr, ich sehe die Sonne scheinen und wenn ich aufstehe um zu duschen fühle ich das Wasser auf meiner Haut. Ich schmecke beim Zähneputzen den frischen Pfefferminzgeschmack der Zahnpasta und den ekeligen Geschmack wenn ich gleich darauf Orangensaft... Continue Reading →

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