The Hustle

Writing to: Nowhere Better Than This Place by DJ Philippa (aka my teacher) What a wunderbar and exhausting week! It was my first week attending both German language and music production school. They are two very interesting and different worlds in which to be immersing myself. They are both very technical and require lots of…

The Sweet Spot

Writing to Function at Berghain 24.10.09. If you’re new to Berlin techno, give it time. It feels like I have been taking you along with me on this journey by the hand and lately it’s like we’ve lost each other through the crowd. Here I am, I found you, and I’m reaching out to you again. Classes…

Enjoy the Ride

Like techno music, I’m moving hard and fast at a steady rate. Guess what? I found a place to live!!! It was Thursday that I wrote that sad, lost, stuck in the rain post and the next day I received the text that I can live in Kreuzberg for six months! It’s crazy how things…

Rollin Along

Before I tell you about some of the week’s events, I wanted to share some fleeting moments with you that I’ve had: ~~~ That moment you try your first late-night street food; salty, delicious döner kebab with falafel and garlic sauce as big as your face. That moment you buy a bike in a new…

Classic Week Two

I’ve noticed a pattern of my lifestyle after two weeks in Berlin. Eat. Go out. Sleep. Eat. Go out. Sleep. Eat. Go out. Sleep… It’s funny, in the U.S., I never considered myself much of a club-hopper, but here in Berlin it feels so natural. I love how females aren’t expected to wear heels and…

Where to Begin with Berlin?! (The rumors are true.)

(Disclaimer: I will keep the header image of this blog as New York for now because to the rest of the world, I am essentially from New York, except to the one German who knew Rhode Island from Family Guy.) I was scheduled to fly into Berlin on Monday, the 31st of August, catching the…