On becoming a famous writer…

( – or being praised and proud of it – ) As most of you know, I made a very complicated, old-fashioned, obsolete pump for my Masterpiece. A couple of months ago the editor of the German Glassblowers Quarterly* appeared at work and asked me to send him a report of how I made it, […]

On thought provoking questions

I’ve been clicking through quotes on Facebook. One that got me was one that simply asked if my 8-year-old-self would be proud of me. Whether she’d be proud of me or not is fairly irrelevant.. What hit me was the fact that I have absolutely no idea what my 8-year-old-self thought about ANYthing… and that […]