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Notre-Dame – N – A to Z Challenge 2019

In August 2003, my family returned to Europe after having lived for 3 years in the US. We didn’t return to Germany but continued our expat adventure in France. Never before had I been in Paris or in France. We were living in the suburbs and Paris quickly became our weekend destination. I think it was during our first weeks that we first visited Notre-Dame. … Continue reading Notre-Dame – N – A to Z Challenge 2019

Michelle Obama – M – A to Z Challenge

When Barack Obama was President of the USA, I didn’t pay much attention to American politics. Okay, I was studying politics, but I danced around US politics and electoral matters in general. I thrived on topics such as political thought, international relations, the EU, but I wasn’t interested in how people voted. Because back then I took these things for granted. People mostly voted for … Continue reading Michelle Obama – M – A to Z Challenge

Love – L – A to Z Challenge

You are loved! Someone or something within this universe loves you. There is someone looking up to you. There is someone willing to help you. Just ask. You are loved! If you don’t show up for work, without a warning, your colleagues might wonder or even worry, where you are. If you go quiet on your blog, your Instagram, there will be people asking themselves … Continue reading Love – L – A to Z Challenge

Journal – J – A to Z Challenge 2019

Journal Jessica opened her journal. Without reading the writing on the pages she flicked through to the first blank page. Today, she didn’t want to write about what had happened in recent weeks. She wanted her creativity to kiss the page. She wanted the darkness of the past few weeks to evaporate. “You are beautiful,” she jumped as she heard those words whispered from behind … Continue reading Journal – J – A to Z Challenge 2019