Of Thoughts and Swords

A blog about Science, Philosophy, Wargaming, Literature and other things, in three or more languages.

In Service of the Jade Dragon 1.5

So I managed to get in one and a half game with my Yu Jing. The first one was stopped halway through, so no real counting. This will be rather … Continue reading

January 17, 2016 · Leave a comment

Farewell: Alan Rickman

Death starts an early season this year. I know I am some days late with this, but I haven´t been at the computer for a while. Goodbye Alan. Curious enough … Continue reading

January 17, 2016 · Leave a comment

Farewell: David Bowie

Another great soul hast left us today. Even though I never have been a big fan of him or his work, I fully realise how important he was, even if … Continue reading

January 11, 2016 · Leave a comment

New Venues: Go

No, not going anywhere, just the game with this nice name. I just bought my first Go board and played a first game against myself:)  I totally suck at it. … Continue reading

January 11, 2016 · Leave a comment

First Haiku of the Year, also a try at quasi-Renga.

Normally I don´t comment my Haiku anymore, but here I tried something new. I an allusion to Renga I linked the three Haiku. In contrast to Renga I used full … Continue reading

January 1, 2016 · Leave a comment

New Years Eve: Intentions and Updates

So another year down, due to the calendar at least, what to do? I am not a fan of new years specific intentions. Still there are some things I aspire … Continue reading

January 1, 2016 · Leave a comment