Category: Living

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…

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…

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…

A Short Film about Not Blowing It

“Jim & Helen Forever is written to be a funny lighthearted comedy, that resonates with anyone who is conflicted about getting hitched. Which is to say, everyone.” Picture: Jim & Helen Forever by Mau Domingues

A Leather-Free Fashion Industry

It was last week, when I stumbled upon some insanely cheap Zara shoes. Why do their shoes look so fantastic… The pair of shoes I looked at seem to fit very tight, like socks, but the material they are made from are quite depressing: practically…

To keep or not to keep

When you begin to live a vegan lifestyle, you start to over think a lot of things, like: how will my family and friends react? What will I answer when people ask me why I’m vegan? Can I still go to a normal restaurant with…