germany

Krankmeldung (that is, a Doctor’s Note)

When I told my German friends that I’d been hired by Amazon, their responses were negative. But I doubted them; how bad could it be?

Me Today Primary category in which blog post is published

It turned out we were truly at the Vegas of German spas

The balconied walls were frescoed to look like Italy and covered in fake flowers. There was a bar in the pool.

The Dora Mayer Duty

In 1916, when this story began, there were only a few Mayers: mad, hysterical, independent, interesting women—alone in their time.

The Autograph Collector

Why should somebody make up something like this?

What a smart bird

I hadn’t scheduled dinner or relax time or bedtime in my Google Calendar because I’m not a psychopath.

Against Fortress Leftism

Free movement over markets is a minimum demand.

Final Scene, Berlin

The World Cup in the Sun