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My Three-Worlds-in-Two-Weeks Tour: Afterthoughts

Part I Part II Part III Two books accompanied me along my journey: Die schönen Kriegerinnen, edited by Cornelia Sollfrank, and Staying with the Trouble by Donna Haraway. Wonderful conversations I had along the way with inspiring people like Spideralex … Weiterlesen

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My Three-Worlds-in-Two-Weeks Tour: Part III

Part I Part II Transition III: Barcelona to Avignon Why Avignon? I had decided to spend the last day of my trip just being a tourist in Avignon for the simple reason that a convenient train connection stopped there, and … Weiterlesen

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My Three-Worlds-in-Two-Weeks Tour: Part II

Part I Part III Transition II: Ferry from Civitavecchia to Barcelona Remembering the long and confusing train journey from Linz to Barcelona in 2014, with many changes and long waiting periods in between, I was most intrigued by the possibility … Weiterlesen

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My Three-Worlds-in-Two-Weeks Tour: Part I

Part II Part III Afterthoughts   Now that I’m over sixty, I get a discount on Interrail passes. Since I’ve never been particularly good at math, I probably ended up spending that discount multiple times over during my travels in … Weiterlesen

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Trying to figure it out

Depending on the choice of milestones, I entered a new phase of life in March, in April, in May or in June. In other words, this has been an ongoing process, and now at the end of July I am … Weiterlesen

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Handover Celebration, 22 June 2018

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Christmas now

It seems I have now reached that stage in life, where having both my sons here at the same time has become such a rare and important event that it supersedes all other claims to my attention. “Home for Christmas”: … Weiterlesen

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Tralee

I hate it when my role models die. When I heard the news that Herlinde Pissarek-Huddelist died, I packed up my children, took them to the playground, and then completely ignored them as I sat on a bench on the … Weiterlesen

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La Ultima

Yesterday Christopher flew to New York with Peter’s last instrument. Everything went smoothly, and both Christopher and the instrument arrived without mishap or complications. The instrument is now in good hands, and it will be played, heard, appreciated as it … Weiterlesen

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Time passing, children growing

At a wonderful party out by the harbor in August, I was very pleased to run into Peter’s youngest godchild, who was there with his parents, having just returned from their summer holidays. I was quite startled, however, to see … Weiterlesen

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