Of Thoughts and Swords

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

Somewhat mixed Post including the Paint Pain, New Venues, To Battle and something about language use.

Naturally I have been doing stuff lately, except much writing. Okay, I did this too, I even started yet another novel project, which right now stands at a massive 3 … Continue reading

December 30, 2017 · Leave a comment

Reading Time: Political and media scientific analysis.

So one of the books is finally down The title translates as: Wolverine becomes a congressman. About the political potential of comic movies. The author tries to apply two differing … Continue reading

November 29, 2016 · Leave a comment

Linguistic Racism and how to spot it (sometimes)

These days I was reminded how easily discrimination, may it be racism, sexism or any other kind of it, hides among our everyday language. The first instance was the new … Continue reading

October 5, 2016 · Leave a comment

Verdummung 2.5: Misspelling and imperfect slogans

So again I came about some very irritating lines which are intended for a specific purpose but fail more or less specatcular. Let´s start with the one in the image. … Continue reading

November 28, 2015 · Leave a comment

Haiku 25.09.2015

橋上(はしがみ)で 車煩(くるまわずら)い 川通(かわかよ)う   Auf der Brücke Lärmende Autos unbeeindruckt plätschert der Fluss As The river flows by the noise of speeding cars upon the bridge   橋下(はしげ)に 車煩(くるまわずら)い 鴨集(かもあつ)まる … Continue reading

September 27, 2015 · Leave a comment

Verdummung 2.5: Wrong transfered Taglines

There are the days when I really fear for the future, and then there are the days when I truly despair. Okay, there are also days in between where all … Continue reading

September 17, 2015 · Leave a comment

Regarding Regards

Well, I should write about a certain incident, somehow I feel that I should, yet holding true to my maxim (don´t say something which no one needs), I won´t, directly … Continue reading

January 11, 2015 · Leave a comment