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My whirl at Twilight Zone fan fiction

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Oh, if only I had a time machine. “The Soldier, the Maid and the Miss” – a short story written in loving tribute of my favorite series of all time, The Twilight Zone (1959-64).

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Heartfelt poetry for the Ausländeramt

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There's poetry in German bureaucracy. (Photo: public domain)

Behind foggy glasses they ask me if I want to bleib (stay) here for immer (always) / Immer is such a long dirty word

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Homage to my favorite classic painters

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Painters who stay with us. (Public domain)

An abridged journey from Europe to the Americas, and through different time periods.

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German film classics: online treasure trove

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Many a classic German film available online to stream for free, in the public domain.

A starter selection of German film gems in the public domain to watch online.

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Guide to Wave-Gotik-Treffen 2017

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Wave-Gotik-Treffen 2015. Photo: Ana Ribeiro

Leipzig comes so alive as it goes back to black. Here are some tips to join in the vibrant darkness at WGT, 2-5 June 2017 – even if you feel like you’re crashing the party.

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Mastering grief in “Manchester by the Sea”

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Luckily for viewers, Manchester by the Sea - via the mastery of its writer/director - does not throw these tragedies in their faces all at once; it's a gradual process of discovery. Review at http://leipglo.com

The film’s Oscar-winning protagonist manages to convey the overwhelming weight of grief in his silence and body language, without an ounce of overacting.

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