The Mystery of the Zoom Call Murder III

“I have a very strong question!” Martin was not sure, if questions could be strong, but he could imagine, what Sibylle was trying to say. “Shoot!” Maybe this was also not the best choice of words in this situation. “I watched the incident again and again. And I watched your reactions – to be honest,…

The Mystery of the Zoom Call Murder II

“Gregor!”, yelled Radek. The others joined in: “Gregor, are you alright?” Alexej said: “If that is a joke, it is not a funny one.” Honza stayed calm: “This is surely one of Gregor’s pranks. Well done, Gregor, but I won’t give you an Oscar. That was way too melodramatic.” “Do you think, he is alright?”,…

On The Hunt

This writing challenge was born out of the abstract of a computer science paper on the topic of theorem provers, one of my muses is working on. I read it and immediately had this crime story idea. That says a lot about me and my brain, I guess... (and how it can find murder in…

Learning Czech

Learning a new language is the kind of adventure, I take on with a smile. I love the concept of language as a whole and studying different types of it is one of my long running hobbies. I am not able to speak that many, because most of the time, I just love reading about…

Czeching the Giraffes

Whereever I am, I try to be aware of where the next giraffes are. You know, just for emergencies – if I suddenly need a support-giraffe and things like that. So the geografical placement of Pragues zoo is of interest for me. Which way better to check it out than by checking it out? Just…

The journey begins

This is a new adventure, a new quest, a new shyquest – I travel to Prague to take a two week Czech class. I am not completely new in the world of conquering the Czech language, I have to admit. I trained with my tandem partners (language exchange partners), have an app for learning and…