I have just learned two new German words.
Früh and spät. Early and Late.
In Germay, things go very much according to schedule. These are important words to know! When someone makes an appointment with you for a certain time, they mean that time. In fact, when someone says they will meet you between 8 […]
What is ‘Love’ in German? An Adventure in Mandala Making and German Learning.
Apparently the Lugen Museum castle where I am staying has a bit of a violent history. Reinhart, the artist who has made this his museum and gallery, asked me to create an art piece to imbue the castle with some good and peaceful vibes.
Here I am in your moment,
Just as you are here in mine.
The universe has conspired in a symphony,
An orchestra of flow so subtle, so sublime
That our hearts meld as our eyes meet.
The current takes us, sweeping us gently together,
My heart speaks to yours: Fear not.
Smile, touch, speak the most beautiful words.
Embrace, caress, hold.
Crush the tethers of the past!
Refuse the chains […]
The words that we use come to define the rythm of our lives.
Learning German, I’ve noticed a peculiar phenonmenon. The words that I know shape my experience. Apparently there are some political problems going on here at the castle. Lawyers and people come and go, join us for coffee, and talk to Reihart about them.
However, I don’t […]
Its so nice to have a kitchen to cook in.
Its also so nice to have someone to cook for!
Yesterday, here at the castle, I shared my famous Canadian Soup with Reinhart. This is a recipe that my Aunt Jannice shared with me when I was in University in Fredericton. Its also a part of my brother’s official family recipe […]