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Life is too short for boring stories

When I woke up this morning from quite calm dreams, which I still had in spite of everything, this did not happen quite voluntarily. There had been a sound in those dreams cheated, which I diagnosed immediately and razor-sharp as one that had nothing to do with my dream. Consequently, I concluded that it had …

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It was a wet, cold day, this thirteenth of Advent, one of those on which one prefers to pull the covers over one’s ears and embrace oneself. Hedgehoging – like the hedgehog in his winter home. Even the little ones seemed influenced by the weather, a little bit quieter. It was so dark and murky. …

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„What would you have done if any of the teachers objected to Nanna being in the classroom?“ Sarah, one of Pippa’s classmates, asked in the big break. „Then I would have gone home, too,“ Pippa said decisively, however different the teachers‘ reactions were, from disinterested to delighted, no one saw reason not to tolerate Nanna …

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Just a few days after the strike began, the city resembled a battlefield. On the one side stood the workers, who had nothing but their bare lives, for the preservation of which they ultimately fought. Opposite them were the forces of the executive, police, militia and National Guard. As peaceful as the protests of the …

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