About a little book about gout, rheumatoid arthritis and other auto immune diseases

When my grandma was about 60 years old she got rheumatoid arthritis and became very sick. So much so, she couldn’t stay in her own house anymore, but moved in with my parents and siblings and me. She got her own room on the first floor, and on her first day she sat down in […]

About Amsterdam, and Louis and Napoleon Bonaparte

In the 18th century the discontent with the oligarchy of the rulers was rising and the public opinion was growing that the citizens themselves should have the power to govern. It was clear that a new era was coming; times in which ordinary citizens demanded greater influence on society.   The disgruntled citizens were called […]

People from the past

My mom had 2 sisters and 1 brother. Her brother drowned when he was young, so I never met him, and her older sister moved to Denmark when she met her husband and her younger sister moved about 600 kilometers to the south and got married there. They both got children.  My uncle Helmut, whom […]