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New Zealand – III

A 4-part report about a trip to New Zealand. -Misty forests and lovely beaches- In the Fjordlands the rain is at its maximum. The rainforest alone is one of the most beautiful features NZ has to offer. The primeval pureness and … Continue reading

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Wherever we go there we are

– returning home early this time –   Our Baja seemed beautiful as ever this year…    We mostly did what we always did…   Souvenirs from the sea.   A needlefish spine. If we only could bend our spine … Continue reading

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Baja Magic

I heard Christmas is coming up. I’m glad we hardly notice it here at our remote desert shore. All the elsewhere inescapable commercial effort to inspire festive feelings in this time is far away. Christmas decorations make me depressed. I … Continue reading

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Stillpoint Island

– A reflection on Buddhism – There is a little island at the north end of Danzante. It doesn’t really have a name of its own, you will not find it on any map; however, many years ago I gave … Continue reading

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A beautiful whale story

– Here is a beautiful whale story from last winter: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=EBYPlcSD490 We were not directly involved but had met this whale the day before, came very close, and wondered about his strange behavior, but did not detect the dilemma then. On … Continue reading

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At the end of the season

 – Baja in late February – “Do not come home!” our neighbor wrote and attached this picture of our far away house: So we gladly look around in our paradise and feel the sun on our skin. The southerlies have started … Continue reading

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Little birds and little droplets

– About form and emptiness – Look at these elegant feet!  The birds are so used to us now; they sit on my shoe while I’m tying the laces.  Grebes are plentiful again on the ocean.  The new harvest of … Continue reading

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