Monday, 31 August 2009

Levitating kettle

A kitchen miracle
This levitating kettle!
Self-pouring magic
For chill autumn mornings...

Also had coffee and baklava with Maki at the Musenstube.

Sunday, 30 August 2009

Graveyard kiss

A tree kisses a fallen gravestone in the Jewish cemetery, Prenzlauer Berg.

Friday, 28 August 2009


Dacha bbq and office lunch with Luise and her colleagues from the Sunday Tageszeitung (Sonntaz).

Conversation ranged from whether psychoanalysis is worth it to where to get the best Bratwurst (not Berlin).

Thursday, 27 August 2009

Bauhaus Berlin

Visited Bauhaus exhibition with Hans Hack.

Inspired to take photos such as this.

(Nice shoes, too!)

Sunday, 23 August 2009






Saturday, 22 August 2009

My youngest host so far

Provides: cuddles, chamber music, reliable wake-up service.

Also looks after: Mum Kathi, Dad Rory, and older brother.

Also known as: the youngest Elvis impersonator in Düsseldorf.

Friday, 21 August 2009

Brutal Polka

Where? Aachen (a.k.a. Aix-la-Chapelle)

When? All day every day.

Be there!

And so my journey begins...

Breakfast in Exmouth.

Lunch in Oxford.

Supper in Clapham North.

Wednesday, 19 August 2009

Green tomatoes at dusk

Represent: my parents, home, Devon evenings, potential, growth.

The feelings of: vertigo, of "why am I doing this?"