The Basics




sometimes east coast, sometimes Germany

About Me

About Me

halb Ami/halb Deutschi, mess/work in progress,


forgiven and thankful

Relationship Status

It's Complicated

What I Like

Favorite Books

The Chronicles of Narnia, To Kill a Mockingbird, The Help, The Shack, The Wingfeather Series, the psalms, Guess how much i love you?, And Both were Young, A Swiftly Tilting Planet,

Favorite Queer Books

these gave me food for thought, though not totally in this category: Confessions of an Unlikely Convert, Facing the Music

Favorite Movies

Sophie Scholl-die letzten Tage-Sophie Scholl, the last days/ Das Leben der Anderen-The Lives of Others/ Ziemlich Beste Freunde-The Intouchables/ tangled/Remember the Titans/the Blind Side/ How to train your dragon/ A Far Off Place/ Amazing Grace das Musical/While you were sleeping/

Favorite Documentaries

not really my thing…

Favorite TV Shows

the finder. lie to me, sherlock, elementary, psych, love some of the characters in Hand aufs Herz, early drop dead diva,
favorite musicals: Wicked, Amazing Grace musical-German–absolutely incredible music!

Favorite Music

Juan Luis Guerra, Juanes, Herbert Grönemeyer, Kim Hill, Audrey Assad, Andrew Peterson, Sara Groves, Jaci Velasquez, Ella baila sola, Jennifer Knapp, Margaret Becker, Jars of Clay, Paulette Wooten, Ayiesha Woods, Pentatonix, LeCrae, Simon Paterno, Lucy Scherer, Juli, Silbermond, Starke Frauen-sanfte Töne, Gloria Estefan-in Spanish, early Shakira in Spanish,

Favorite Quotes

“Not all of us can do great things. But we can do small things with great love.”
“Every time you smile at someone, it is an action of love, a gift to that person, a beautiful thing.”
“Kind words can be short and easy to speak, but their echoes are truly endless.”
― Mother Teresa

Favorite Writers

C.S. Lewis, Harper Lee, Kathryn Stockton, Jan Karon, Rick Riordan, JK Rowling-(even though she ‘borrowed’ some of her ideas from CS Lewis…) Dorothy Sayers, Helen MacInnes, Josephine Tey, Madeline L’Engle,