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February 24, 2019

  • About once a month I ponder this story of the guy who decided to end his life – and before doing so, blowing his money by spending it on hookers and blow and then came back from it: “Somewhere in the midst of my coke-fueled orgy, I decided life wasn’t so bad after all.” It’s not something I’m in the danger of doing, but it’s a compelling story.
  • I went for my daily walk a bit later than last week. And it’s quite a different thing to walk around a forest after the sun set.
  • Yay, my allergies are here.

February 23, 2019

Der liebe Gott sieht alles.

Der liebe Gott sieht alles.

February 22, 2019

Bookmarked https://petermolnar.net/i-want-the-blogs-back/index.html.

"It’s a never-ending scroll of things, without structure, without separating the less important from the more important, without me, without focus."

Good article, but maybe with a bit of a selective memory. Many blogs, including mine, (hence the title) have been like this for the last almost two decades.

I want the blogs back

Where is the wonder, where’s the awe? Where are the sleepless nights I used to live for?

February 21, 2019

Liked: https://m.youtube.com/watch?v=jJA3dYwIB3s

Likes https://m.youtube.com/watch?v=jJA3dYwIB3s.

Liked: https://m.youtube.com/watch?v=jJA3dYwIB3s

February 19, 2019

Bookmarked https://open.spotify.com/user/1121745519/playlist/0ciHUEe5G7g4ywDiuDVQgm?si=dsXmU_uwRnOtbkHFweQH4g.

This week’s Discover Weekly is actually very much to my taste.

Discover Weekly Week 8 2019, a playlist by Dominik Schwind on Spotify

A playlist featuring Jamiroquai, Plastic Bertrand, The First Edition, and others

February 17, 2019

  • The sun is setting later and later and I’m making use of that by going for a walk before six these days.
  • I went to the last Mustermesse Basel ever – and it was as slightly weird as I remember it to be. Still sad to know it was the last one.
  • After I saw that the place I tend to go to have duck and dumplings has Char Siu now I went to give it a try – I quite like it! I might still get the duck the next time again, though.
  • Sunny day today – I wanted to go for a walk at one of the usual places where I take walks sometimes and I didn’t even make it out of the car at the car park, it was so crowded.
  • I bought the latest Civ IV expansion and wasted basically all my weekend on it. It’s fun, though. A lot harder than it used to be.

February 16, 2019

Well, hello there.

Well, hello there.

February 15, 2019

February 14, 2019

February 13, 2019

Blue sky = Dominik looking at planes out of his window during lunch break.

Blue sky = Dominik looking at planes out of his window during lunch break.

February 12, 2019



February 11, 2019

  • Nothing much happened. A work week, a lazy weekend. Installed two games on the XBox – The Division 2 and some old WRC game. Enjoyed both of them for a bit, then they turned into work. Might not be much of a gamer at the moment.
  • Went on a short walk covering all three countries here. Didn’t make it all the way to France due to the wind being extremely cold on the bridge over the Rhine.
  • Bought and wok-ed bok choi. That is pretty easy and very delicious. Should do that more often.

Bookmarked https://open.spotify.com/album/688SZwgqQj6SbDZCxB4Ull?si=P81WY6UXQN-pqgggWw07tQ.

Until Spotify has the On the Floor at the Boutique albums this shall do.

Big Beach Bootique 5

Big Beach Bootique 5, an album by Fatboy Slim on Spotify

February 9, 2019