Kranoldplatz, after the big leaf shedding - by SL Wong

Blue Sky

Blaue Himmel

When the weather behaves, the intense blue of cloudless Berlin skies inspires a favourite indulgence: lying on my back and ...

Molecule Man - by SLWong

Molecule Man

Molecule Man

The gigantic metallic figures stood in the middle of the river. What were they? What did they mean? ...

Putting the book together involved discussion, agreement and compromise, say team members (left to right) Christian Noll, Julia Balz and Jan Lohr. - SL Wong

How to Write a Climate Cookbook

Wie Schreibt Man ein Klima Kochbuch

Game meat, eating in a group and using your bed as part of the cooking process: now, who would have thought these could help save the planet? ...

Not curry laksa, but close enough - my curry kapitan. - by SL Wong

Dream Interpretations

Traumdeutung

On my first night in Berlin, I dreamt of an aluminium wall overflowing with Curry Laksa gravy. Taupok, green beans and all. ...

Comrade Builders

Die Genossen Bauarbeiter

When we chanced upon this sculpture, its ugliness stopped us in our tracks. Then we realised how much of an anomaly .. ...

RAW Art

Raw Kunst Gallery

The buildings on Revalerstr. 99 were pointed out to us on our very first day in Berlin. But we never had cause to enter them. It was whilst on the trail of a piece by street artist Vhils that I finally walked into the RAW-Gelände. ...

Gartenzwerge are supposed to be prolific in the quintessential-German-prolific sense. - by SL Wong

Conference of Garden Gnomes

Konferenz der Gartenzwerge

Gartenzwerge are supposed to be prolific in the quintessential-German-prolific sense. However, I found them .. ...

Girls in Körner Park - by SL Wong

Take My Photo II

Foto Machen II

It was Spring and I was at it again in Körner Park, aiming my zoom lens at Ver the statue. Suddenly, I spotted .. ...

Boys at Körner Park - by SL Wong

Take my Photo I

Foto Machen I

"Entschuldigung! Bitte, Foto!" The high-pitched calls gradually broke through my focus. ...

Siegfried discovers Brunnhilde

Siegfried: a(n Irreverent) Review

Siegfried: Eine (Ehrfurchtslose) Besprechung

The final act confirmed it: Wagner was Indian. Not any regular Indian, but an Indian Bollywood filmmmaker. ...

Zwei Wege Trennen Sich

Two Roads Diverged

This is a translation by Volker Wolf, of SL Wong's 'Two Roads Diverged in a Yellow Wood'. Originally titled 'Zwei Wege Trenten Sich im Herbslichen Wald', it appeared in 'Kuala Lumpur - Berlin: Kisah Dua Bandar Raya / Kuala Lumpur - Berlin: Stadtgeschichten' (2012), a book by the Goethe-Institut Malaysia and the Malaysian Institute of Translation & Books.

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Dua Jalan Berpisah

Two Roads Diverged

This is a translation by Hedy Holzwarth, of SL Wong's 'Two Roads Diverged in a Yellow Wood'. Originally titled 'Dua Jalan Berpisah di Hutan Kuning', it appeared in 'Kuala Lumpur - Berlin: Kisah Dua Bandar Raya / Kuala Lumpur - Berlin: Stadtgeschichten' (2012), a book by the Goethe-Institut Malaysia and the Malaysian Institute of Translation & Books.

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