Hot Off the Press…

Hot Off the Press…

…my picture of the statue of the renaissance man who invented it – Johannes Gutenberg – standing proudly in the square named after him in the centre of Strasbourg. Gutenberg was a goldsmith by profession and modified existing screw printers while adding...
Wanted : Goethe’s Dog

Wanted : Goethe’s Dog

Wandering through the rain-soaked streets of Strasbourg recently, we passed a house where the playwright Goethe lived for a time… …and I was reminded of a remark that he once made: wanted, a dog that neither barks nor bites, eats glass and shits diamonds....