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Finding meaning and magic in the mundane

in Philosophies/Poetry by
Emily in good old milky times. (Photo by Samantha Lacey)

There are stories and poems everywhere, and in everything.

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Slamming it in Gohlis with Café homeLE

in My Leipzig/Poetry/What's on by

Longing for cake and applause? Maike invites you to come over and show off your Fernweh poetry chops.

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Lady Gaby poetry: “Drape Me”

in Dating/Poetry by

A fulfilling relationship in the eyes of this Berlin-based poet.

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Nostalgia, books and “The Durrells in Corfu”

in Literature/Travel/TV by
PBS poster for "The Durrells in Corfu," widely used in publicizing the series.

Before parting with my classmates, before embarking for the big adventure called adult life, we enjoyed Corfu in the spring with its sunsets, its old buildings, its incredibly beautiful landscapes.

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Poem: “Elusive (the horizon)”

in Poetry by
Elusive is the horizon. (Public domain photo)

I cannot touch it, but in the wind.

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Short story: “The ins and outs of the ring”

in Dating/Literature by
"The ins and outs of the ring" - short story by Ana Beatriz Ribeiro. (Photo: public domain)

“She’d take it off and put it back on, flick it, spin it on the kitchen table. Thought of melting it in the oven, throwing it out the window, letting it slip through the open drain in the bathroom.”

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