Monthly Archives: December 2012

How to make the best of your Facebook page?

Facebook is a great deal of fun, but it’s also a working tool. Those of you who have a professional Facebook page know. It’s already rather complicated for those who joined Facebook years ago, imagine how it feels like if … Continue reading

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Flaubert’s desperate housewife Madame Bovary

2012 is coming to an end and I can rejoice for having read at least one classic this year: Gustave Flaubert’s Madame Bovary. You would think they make us read it in French school, but no they don’t. We get other … Continue reading

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The Dübel Affair

Moving to Altona involved some heavy lifting (still recovering) and of course some DIY, which is not quite where my skills shine. I enjoy it, I’m just not cut for it, except that is, for the immeasurable chaos I create. … Continue reading

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So Berlin – so Final Fantasy VII?

I keep hearing here in Hamburg about how this person is “so Berlin” (read it with a German accent) or that this run-down area is “so Berlin” (carry on) or again that such trousers are “so Berlin” (you may stop).

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