Of Thoughts and Swords

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

Farewell: Carrie Fisher

The gruesome and cruel 2016 takes another victim with Carrie Fisher. Seriously if fighting the Nian to get rid of what happened in the particular year would work, I´d seek … Continue reading

December 28, 2016 · Leave a comment

A thought about art.

The light topic for today. – Art. Yes, I am kinda joking, yet not really, also it has to do with the post that will follow this one. I came … Continue reading

December 28, 2016 · Leave a comment

Haiku 20.12.2016

石(いし)な階段(かいだん) 道路(どうろ)な光(ひかり) 小卉生(こがきむ)す   Im Lichte der Straße erblüht auf der Steintreppe ein zartes Pflänzchen   Upon the stone stairwell A small flower blooms in the streetlights

December 23, 2016 · Leave a comment

Haiku 20.12.2016

冬夕(ふゆゆうべ) 小鼠逃(こねずみに)げる 我之影(われのかげ) Am Winterabend von meinem Schatten von dannen rennt die kleine Maus   A small mouse flees From my shadow at winter dusk

December 23, 2016 · Leave a comment

Haiku 15.12.2106

晩雲(ばんぐも)に 古(ふる)し駅堂(えきどう) 岡存(おかぞん)ず Unter den Abendwolken thront auf den Hügel – die alte Bahnhofshalle The old train station Kingly sits upon the hill – beneath the nightly clouds

December 16, 2016 · Leave a comment

Haiku 08.11.2016

最後之葉見(さいごのはみ)え 紅葉(こうよう)も 死(し)ぬらむき Wie ich der letzten Blätter werde gewahr Drängt die Frage Vergehet auch das Herbstlaub As I see the last leaves I ask – must even the autumn … Continue reading

December 6, 2016 · Leave a comment

The Paint Pain: Dropzone finished

So I came around to finish the last remaining models for my PHR army. Gratulations it is now one of my few completly painted armies 🙂 Hooray. Also I am … Continue reading

December 6, 2016 · Leave a comment