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The difference between minimalism and poverty

The difference between minimalism and poverty

I am walking through the little settlement, which is situated at the steep slope between the green mountains. Everything here is a little smaller. The streets are so narrow, that no car and no motorbike will be able to drive here. Just children, chicken, goats and straying dogs jump up and down the steps. There is a little smell of burned plastic coming from the unofficial dump at the hillside. ...
The broken rules of sleeping

The broken rules of sleeping

click to read in German The ride is dragging on eternally. What has started as a little adventure developed into little torture including hunger and tiredness. I am not at…
Can we be friends?

Can we be friends?

click to read in German Frequently, people claim that there are universal things in this world. Emotions, feelings, friendship or love. But is that true? In university I learned about…
I am human

I am human

click to read in German In the role of an anthropologist, I have to be many things at once: a researcher, a translator, a psychologist, a confidant, most often an…
My First Hitchhike and Photography Trip

My First Hitchhike and Photography Trip

How to make a good picture? I can’t tell you anything about a universal recipy. But I have some basic principles: Do what you enjoy. And if you don’t have…