Self-optimization vs. internal pressure not sufficient

He sees on my face that I start considering it. “I was joking, Masha.” dress: Designers Remixshoes: Chloenecklace: Swarovski The truth is, I have a long list of projects in my head that I’d love to start next year, a whole treasure trove of dreams I’d love to make a …

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30 Years since the Fall of the Berlin Wall

1989.It’s been 30 years since the fall of the Berlin wall, but its traces remain visible to the day. When I arrived in Germany, the wall was already history, and it didn’t play any role in my growing up, at least not consciously. I grew up in the Ruhr Valley, …

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Where to with all the emotions?

I close my eyes, Silence.Somewhere in the background, I hear the static noise of the city.A mixture of voices, cars, trams, music and birds. But in my head there’s silence. I open my eyes, look out on the street, the hustle-and-bustle. The crossing I see is like an analogy of …

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How can we live more sustainable?

The date will hopefully go down in the history books. On that day, the Fridays for Future movement has reached a new level of momentum. More than million people took to the streets in Germany alone to protest for more action against climate change. The cause united us all. The …

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