A new era

Many writers struggle with the act of not writing. With calling themselves writers when they don’t write every day, every week, every month. With questioning their identity as writers. Exactly one year ago, I talked about writing as a relationship. This year, I wasn’t sure for a long time whether my relationship with writing will […]

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Let you writing bloom this spring

Dear readers and writers, Spring is slowly coming here in Bayern. Some of my favourite childhood flowers have already started to bloom: snowdrops, sweet violets, and spring crocuses. Despite the health-related challenges I’ve been facing lately, the idea of nature regularly renewing itself gives me both strength and hope. It is in nature that we find our way […]

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Munich Stories 2016 is here

Dear friends, I’m excited about the publishing of the collaborative book Munich Stories 2016 by Kyfio Publishing UG. It is already available for sale here, with world-wide shipping, and will also be sold on Nov 12th at The Munich Readery, where we’ll have our book launch, starting at 7 pm. This was an exciting four-week project and a great team effort. Six writers […]

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NaNoWriMo 2016

This year, I am going back to my novel draft during NaNoWriMo rather than focusing on counting my words. When I say novel I am likely not using the right term, but I don’t know what the final form will be. I am using November as a starting point for something bigger. I’m going to “relive” […]

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Creative Writing in Munich

Dear friends, Recently, I’ve informed you about the launch of the group Creative Writing in Munich. We’re now settling in nicely in the seminar room of Münchner Frauenforum for regular meetings. We’d be happy to welcome you in one of our next meetings. Workshops take place on selected Saturdays, from 3 to 6 pm, and […]

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Dive Into Poetry

Lately I haven’t been as active on this blog as I had planned to be. But it’s not because I’ve been lazy. It’s because I’ve been writing, in new and unexpected ways. I am taking a one-month poetry class and it’s a chest of wonders. Dive Into Poetry is a quarterly celebration run by Jena Schwartz, […]

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