Category Archives: Mind Wash

Silence

A drop, not the sink, too far away, uninteresting. Car in the distance, not slow or fast, just moving, boring. Pipes creaking, for no reason, not even old, pointless. Teeth grinding, just a bit, noise in my skull, annoying. The … Continue reading

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five haikus in motion

Events in the middle of the flow set in motion. Past climbing up my throath being done waiting. Decision made in a possible hurry of the regrets. Burning flickers with a long shadow in serenity. Can’t stop now the movement … Continue reading

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Mediocrity

“Mediocrity knows nothing higher than itself, but talent instantly recognizes genius.” Sir Arthur Conan Doyle

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Obama

Obama became President last week, which is of course a good thing, considering I supported him. It took me a while to get there, though. A short history … I actually didn’t get what people had with him in the … Continue reading

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Desert

Hedgy: Hey man, what’s up? Investy: Not much, what are you up to? Hedgy: I wanna ask you a favour, actually. Do you see Sue Prime over there? Investy: Yeah, don’t really know her, though. Hedgy: You don’t have to … Continue reading

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Producing Jobs

An economist visits China during the time of Mao. Party officials show him a new dam being build by thousands of workers with shovels. Being an economist he asks: “Why don’t you use machines to do the job?” One of … Continue reading

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So true …

“The secret of being a bore is to tell everything.” Voltaire

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G8 ist hier

Ein sehr guter Artikel in der Zeit zum Thema Globalisierung.

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21st century organization

I have to confess that until recently I was pretty out-dated in the organization of my private/professional life. I used a Filofax for Calendar and Todo-List and that was it. Forgotten birthdays, late fees for books, last minute working on … Continue reading

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Toleranz, Akzeptanz und Respekt

Jazzadeiros “Plädoyer gegen die Toleranz” spielt Respekt und Toleranz gegeneinander aus und kommt zu einer negativen Grundeinstellung gegen die Toleranz. Das liegt aber meiner Meinung nach an der wertfreien Anwendung des Begriffes. Continue reading

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