Of Thoughts and Swords

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

Haiku: 18.10.2018

  壁(かべ)に立(た)て 紅葉初(こうようはじ)め 一(ひと)つ薔薇(ばら) Zu Beginn des Herbstlaubes An der Hauswand sich stützend eine einzelne Rose   Leaning at the wall In times of falling leaves a sinlge rose Advertisements

October 26, 2018

Haiku: 04.03.2018

朝日日(あさびにち) 鳥等楽鳴(とりららくなく) 池氷(いけこおり) In der frühen Tagessonne das fröhliche Gezwitscher der Vögel über dem gefrorenen Teich In the morning sun The birds sing gay Around the frozen pond

March 12, 2018 · Leave a comment

Tanka 02.12.2017

So to end the year on a high note another one finally finished. It became a Tanka and violates the rules of them, but I still like it. Maybe someone … Continue reading

December 31, 2017 · Leave a comment

Haiku 23.09.2017

23.09.17 若鳥等(わかとりら) 窓(まど)と樹間(きあいだ) 飛(と)ぶ習(なら)う Flügge werden langsam zwischen Baum und Fensterbrett Ein Batzen Spatzen A score of sparrows Hopping from window to tree Slowly learning to fly

September 23, 2017 · Leave a comment

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 · 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 02.01.2017

新年朝者(しんねんあさは) 最初家出(さいしょいえでて) 新雪有也(しんせつあり)   Ein Morgen im neuen Jahr Ich verlasse zum ersten Mal das Haus hinein in den frischen Schnee   The new years´ first steps outside home Carry … Continue reading

January 13, 2017 · Leave a comment