A Poem about the Universe

One, two, three. Just by now a human being was born into this world. One, two, three – and another one; it goes on and on and on. There are so many of us. In fact, we are so many that we will never be…

The art of slow-motion images

After discovering this short clip of Cate Blanchett, I really needed to understand the reasons why we love slow-motion images so much. I started to dig a little deeper. When we watch something in slow-motion, everything and everyone seems to appear cooler and casual as…

How Glitter is harming us

It’s summer, it’s festival season and I can understand your feelings. You want to be outside in the sun, forgetting your worries and just have a good time with your friends, listening to awesome music, seeing your favorite bands and looking like a fabulous crazy version…

I’ve got something to tell You

We’ve been waiting for 4 never-ending years until Haim the band finally published their sophomore album Something To Tell You this summer. Let’s see if it was worth the wait. Eleven tracks whisk us away into a world of smooth 70s rock, R&B and poppy-electronic…

What my Readers must know

Yes, there is something to it. Writers need to write headlines in a certain way so you, the beloved reader, find them interesting enough to click and start reading. Did you ever think about the tone of those phrases before? “You must know this ……

Let’s Eat at May am Ufer

You are probably familiar with this kind of situation: out of nowhere you get really hungry, but you are unsure where to go, what to buy, or what to cook (and at the end of the day, you get very lazy). After a long day…

Yoox Group Bans Fur for Ethical Reasons

Yesterday the Yoox Group (NET-A-PORTER, Yoox, The Outnet, Mr Porter) announced their no-fur policy. The Group will no longer sell articles made from fur. The news probably came as a shock for design houses like Prada, Gucci, Burberry and Michael Kors, who use fur throughout…

How to Cure Nostalgic Longings

I believe it started a couple of months ago, while I was soaking up Sex and the City episodes like I watched them for the first time. In the early episodes, Carrie uses an old, shiny black telephone. I don’t know if it’ s the…