Of Thoughts and Swords

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

Future (?) Problems: Frustration Tolerance

So these last days I had some observations, again. And today I am able to get myself to write something, so let´s talk about it. One of the biggest problems … Continue reading

May 26, 2017 · Leave a comment

The Paint Pain: More Haqqislam Girl Power

So being on holiday obviously helps with painting, who would have thought. I am now down to four to be white Haqqislamites and totally fed up with the paint scheme … Continue reading

May 23, 2017 · Leave a comment

Fanboy Time: Fat Yuan Yuan

They did it again, after giving the fans the Artbook one with miniature dossiers, Corvus Belli released a Fat Yuan Yuan. Something which the community has asked for for several … Continue reading

May 23, 2017 · Leave a comment

The Paint Pain: Bushido and (Mostly) Hassassin

So some miniatures again. After finally obtaining batteries, which do not run out of juice after seven pictures, I even got some photographies. First the Bushido ones, once more I … Continue reading

May 22, 2017 · Leave a comment

Another Haiku 13.05.2017

13.05.2017 信号上(しんごうじょう) 駒鳥寸秒(こまどりすんびょう) いなくなる Für einen kurzen Moment Auf der Ampel -ein Rotkehlchen A moments´ glance and the Robin on the traffic light Is gone again

May 18, 2017 · Leave a comment

Haiku 15.05.2017

15.05.2017 晩暑(ばんあつ)さ 鉄路(てつろ)上舞(うえま)う 浅紅蝶(せんこうちょう) Ein pinker Schmetterling Tanzt über den Gleisen In der Abendhitze In the suns´ dying heat a pink butterly dances above the tracks

May 15, 2017 · Leave a comment

Haiku 13.05.2017

橋柱(はしばしら) 枯葉残(かれはのこ)り前(ぜん) 青(あお)しき葉(は) Verwelkte Blätter verbleiben auf dem Brückenpfeiler, darüber sprießen die Grünen Withered leaves remain upon the bridges pillar, upon that the green are blooming

May 14, 2017 · Leave a comment

Haiku 10.05.2017

青(あお)し坂(さか) 下降鳩足(かこうはとあし) がさがさす Auf dem grünen Hang Ein raschelnder Abstieg Der beiden Tauben On the green steep The bushes rattle Under the doves feet

May 10, 2017 · Leave a comment