Of Thoughts and Swords

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

Easter fire poems 24.03.2016

古(ふる)しき樹(き) 暗(く)らさに燃(も)える 火(ひ)の丸(まる)は Der alte Baum brennt in der Dunkelheit, an ihm Ein Ring aus Feuer A ring of fire Among the old tree Burning in darkness   春(はる)の火(ひ)に 枝(えだ)の長(なが)さぞ … Continue reading

March 30, 2016 · Leave a comment

Haiku 12.03.2016

壁書道(かべしょどう) 紙見(かみみ)えないぞ 夜(よる)の黒(くろ)さ In the darkness of night The paper disappears Underneath the writings on the wall   In der Schwärze der Nacht Vermag ich nicht zu sehen das Papier … Continue reading

March 21, 2016 · Leave a comment

Haiku 07.03.2016

春之雪(はるのゆき) 恋人(こいびと)のソク(そく) 朝降(あさふ)るき Frühlingsschnee fallend am morgen – Die Berührung des Geliebten Menschen The lovers´ touch in Spring snow Falling in dawn

March 21, 2016 · Leave a comment

Haiku 03.03.2016

日明(ひあか)るさ 空広場中(からひろばなか) 朝(あさ)の雪(ゆき) In morgendlichen Schein Erfüllt sich der weite Platz mit leichtem Schnee   On the wide plaza Morning snow falls – brightened by the sun

March 21, 2016 · Leave a comment

The Paint Pain: Even more Yu Jing

Instead of working… I painted some more miniatures, a Keisotsu for cheap orders (and cheap FOs), a Domaru (same thing as with the Tigress, also omaru rock) and my second … Continue reading

March 5, 2016 · Leave a comment

Reading Time: Japanese (Pseudo-)History

A book that I should have read a long time ago, but somehow never did. Nelly Nauman: Die Mythen des alten Japan (The Myth of old Japan). Nauman as an … Continue reading

March 5, 2016 · Leave a comment

The Paint Pain: Yu Jing reinforcements

Wooh, really long time no update. I am really sorry for that. I got a new assignemt at work and I hate it with all my guts. The bureacracy drains … Continue reading

March 5, 2016 · Leave a comment