By René Wells
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Tune in every Friday to T.I.L.T! your mind with René Wells, Texan-German expat roaming the globe at large, leaving no stones unturned in his attempt to make sense of it all. Remember, the only answer to the question, "Are you lost?" is always, "Yes, but I don't mind."
||T.I.L.T. #150 — It’s Time To Be Novel||I have written twenty-five T.I.L.T.s this year since I relaunched in February. Not every week like planned, but life has a way of getting in the way of my creative genius! Or maybe it was too many Martinis? Hmmm. Who knows. Who cares!||18 10 2015||Free||View in iTunes|
||T.I.L.T. #149 — Made In Germany? Watch Out!||Uh oh, seems things were too good to be true in the good old Bundesrepublik. The Fatherland has been riding high the last few years, with the strongest economy in Europe, the best football team in the world,||4 10 2015||Free||View in iTunes|
||T.I.L.T. #148 — Trump Is German and His Mom Is An Immigrant||Red alert! Red Alert! Donald Trump is not an American! OK, so he was born in New York, but his mother is from Scotland and his grandparents are German! His family name was originally ‘Drumpf’ which for those of you who speak German sounds like a s||20 9 2015||Free||View in iTunes|
||T.I.L.T. #147 — Action Without Action||Let the floodgates open. Fireworks just went off outside my home. Or were they all just in my mind? The wind is blowing now, rustling and shaking the large trees outside my window. The active sounds of the Earth come and go but is the Earth actively do.||13 9 2015||Free||View in iTunes|
||T.I.L.T. #146 — There’s No Place Like Home||Hello again, faithful T.I.L.T. fans, your intrepid author is back after a much-needed vacation and comfortably settling into his new home. The last weeks, months — year? — have been a whirlwind of activity of change, change, and more change.||9 8 2015||Free||View in iTunes|
||T.I.L.T. #145 — Don’t Forget To Pack Your Brain||Greetings from America, faithful readers and listeners. Sorry for the absence the last couple of weeks. I have a lot of excuses like the fact that I moved house and then went on holiday. But the real truth is that somewhere along the way,||9 8 2015||Free||View in iTunes|
||T.I.L.T. #144 — Happy Anno Uno!||Today is my one year wedding anniversary, which according to tradition is the ‘paper’ anniversary. To honor the occasion, I dedicate this week’s digital paper T.I.L.T. to my loving wife in the form of an old-fashioned poem. Happy Anno Uno!||14 6 2015||Free||View in iTunes|
||T.I.L.T. #143 — Graduation Speeches Sans Jobs||We just celebrated the graduation of the Class of 2015 at Jacobs University. It’s the 8th class I’ve seen complete their studies. The 8th graduation ceremony I’ve helped produce. And the 8th time I’ve heard one graduation speech after another tr||7 6 2015||Free||View in iTunes|
||T.I.L.T. #142 — Costume Changes||Last night I had the pleasure of watching my talented wife perform on stage in a play. She was playing a queen in a fairy tale. The role seemed to come naturally for her. This shouldn’t be surprising, though,||31 5 2015||Free||View in iTunes|
||T.I.L.T. #141 — Change Your Underwear||I’ve come to realize more and more lately that change, in its endless variety of forms, has always been a central theme in my life. I’ll bet its true for many people whether they realize it or not. Hence, I’ve decided to focus T.I.L.T.||24 5 2015||Free||View in iTunes|
Beautiful writer with a milk-chocolate delicious voice! Something to look forward to every week!