REFLECTIONS ON THE WALL - a personal retrospective 2009

20 years behind , 20 years after , the Berlin wall

1969 born in the state formerly known as GDR / DDR or East Germany
1977 first memory: driving by the wall with s-bahn, glancing at the West
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raising heart beat




general memory: accepting the wall
1986: loosing a friend because of the wall . splitterleben



1989: Hungary, do we stay or do we leave



9th of november 1989 - memory blur: drunk in a club, somebody screaming: the wall is down
next morning: FROZEN



2 weeks later, november 1989: hitchhike to berlin, first impression behind the wall



10 years of post wall depression SHOCKED



1998-current: traveling and the salt
2009: visit wall museum engl. translation in Berlin Mitte with my father





subjective conclusion: when your home country disappears forever - you are becoming a feather
reflection 5: inselsehnsucht
federlicht: reflect the light of your past and past past peoples

antye greie