Of Thoughts and Swords

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

Sword Sorrows: Finally getting one

This week, or rather last week when I ordered it, I finally did something I put of for a long time: I got a Katana. I am rather into this … Continue reading

July 9, 2017 · 1 Comment

The Paint Pain: Campaign Haqqs, Faces and Yu Jing + P.S.: Druze

So time to recount some of my painting again. This week I had off from work (and I am not looking forward to go there in the morning) and also … Continue reading

July 9, 2017 · Leave a comment

Battle Reports Wotan Phase 2

So Phase 2 of the campaign comes to an end and here are my next four reports: https://wotan.warconsole.com/battles/albalashun-vs-uezguersmaster-1498388984 https://wotan.warconsole.com/battles/albalashun-vs-uezguersmaster-1498996678 https://wotan.warconsole.com/battles/albalashun-vs-oernesto-1499289815 https://wotan.warconsole.com/battles/albalashun-vs-uezguersmaster-1499538595 I still plan on bringing all together into a … Continue reading

July 9, 2017 · Leave a comment

Haiku 04.07.2017

門(もん)な前(まえ)に 暗(くら)し駅堂(えきどう) 古(ふる)しき樹(き) Vor dem Eingang Der dunklen Bahnhofshalle Gedeiht der alte Baum   Before the gate of the dark station hall Still soars the old tree

July 4, 2017 · Leave a comment

Haiku 03.07.2017

この看板(かんばん)だ 「小鳥気(ことりき)を付(つ)け」 心温(しんあつし)だ Es erwärmt mein Herz der Zettel der sagt –          Achtet auf die Jungvögel! The warning warms my heart by saying –          Take care of the young birds!

July 3, 2017 · Leave a comment

Haiku End of June 2017

空(す)いた道(みち) 三鳩隣(さんはととなり)だ 夏雨(なつあめ)が Im Sommeregen Über der leeren Straße 3 Tauben nebeneinander Diving low over empty streets Three doves in the summer rain

July 3, 2017 · Leave a comment

Haiku June 2017

家前(いえまえ)で いつも見逃(みのが)す 姫花等(ひめばなら)   Stets übersehen die hübschen Blumen direkt vor der Haustür   right in front of the door still, not noticed for so long the little flowers

June 23, 2017 · Leave a comment