The Day I Glimpsed Inside Your Soul – Photo Project

On a murky cold day, my husband and I visited Sachsenhausen concentration camp. Despite many other visitors were there, silence dominated the visit.

The Entrance #2

It’s been an emotional and personal experience, as my husband’s grandfather stayed at Sachsenhausen for about five years as a political prisoner. Continue reading “The Day I Glimpsed Inside Your Soul – Photo Project”

The Berlin Fascination

Watching the documentary “David Bowie: The Last Five Years” the other night, I realised there still were two great albums for me to discover. I somehow lost The Next Day – which, I was sure, I bought and saved it somewhere – and, knowing it was supposed to be his parting gift, I’ve never been able to fully listen to Blackstar.

As per the documentary though, Blackstar was never supposed to be a goodbye, so I might give it a go now. Funny how the mind works.

At some point, it struck me how the song Where Are We Now? is about Berlin. That information was lost, too. Seeing Berlin again and hearing the lyrics, reminded me of a recent trip to the German capital, and how much I missed it afterwards.

Berlin Victory Column
Berlin Victory Column

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