Editor and journalist for some big German magazines, newspapers and radio stations, author of books in German and English language. Lot of travel-writing, book-reviews and interviews with writers like Paulo Coelho, Isabel Allende, Norman Mailer, Leena Lander, Karin Struck, Waris Dirie, Arthur Hailey, John Irving, Jay McInerney, Minette Walters, Nicholas Evans, Nicholas Sparks, Michael Walsh, Nancy Friday and more. Living in India for 1,5 years after the tsunami to accompany the reconstruction and rehabilitation work of the international NGO of Caritas and write about it. Ever since doing research on life in India, especially caste-issues for a new book to be publishe in 2011.
a, in German: Ich mag dich, weil...(Pattloch Verlag, 2001); Maria spricht in Medjugorje (Reimo Verlag, 2002); Du bist so wunderbar chaotisch (Herder Verlag, 2004); Du bist einfach unschlagbar (Herder Verlag, 2004);
b, in English: Waves Of Hope - Life After The Tsunami (Caritas India Publishing, 2006)
Truman Capote with his concept of "non-fiction-novels"
"Still! Wir schauen in eine Seele hinein!" (in German) - a compilation of published and yet some unpublished stories and interviews. To be published in German in April 2010
Reimo Verlag, Herder, Pattloch, Mediatrix, Weltbild
Literature, music, religion, chess, human rights and aid work and a thousand things more. There's nothing that's not interesting.
Caritas international (international wing of Caritas Germany), Reciclazaro (Brazil), , Humanitas (Costa Rica), Dalit-Solidarität in Deutschland (Dalit...
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