Category Archives: Berlin

Fridays In Offices Around The World

TGIF. It’s a rallying call to a nation of workers, a sign that the long week is over, the weekend has begun and for at least 48 hours, we are all free to just do and be. Get smashed, hang … Continue reading

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What Brought You To LA?

After, “what’s your name?” and, “where are you from?” this is the third most common question asked of you in LA. My default is, “I came here to be a writer,” and I still have days where I feel like … Continue reading

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Ice Ice Baby

In the slack of the first week back when you are looking for some kind of entertainment to take your mind off the fact that you’re writing 11 at the end of everything now, look no further than the streets … Continue reading

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2005 vs 2010: New Years Eve Smackdown

2005 was the first year that I spent in Berlin for New Years, very early on in my friendship with Uli. Then 2010 sees me here again with Uli ringing in the New Years. So how do the two 31st … Continue reading

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Give him enough scarf to hang himself

Scarf dilemmas plagued my trip. The Europeans know how to rock a scarf and I found myself in serious want of a trinsy piece of fabric to augment myself with too. This can lead to all kinds of irrational behavior. … Continue reading

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Berlin is smokin’

So the job in Berlin is going well, but as I mentioned in the last post, the days were long. However, if there was one thing that I was going to do before I left Berlin, I was going to … Continue reading

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Secret Missions to the Former East

I have been contracted to perform a secret mission. The phone rang early one morning in LA. I awoke, ready to perform a kung fu move against any would-be assassin hanging from my ceiling. I reached over the top of … Continue reading

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