A bit of the 28-year-old Berlin Wall sits on my 150-year old dresser

by Rashmee

Posted on November 9, 2019


On the 150-year-old built-in dresser in my kitchen sits a bit of the Berlin Wall. It’s in a bottle – a small bit of tourist kitsch sold in Berlin near Checkpoint Charlie – and it’s always sobering to look at it and consider how young the Wall was compared to the dresser. (Also, how consequential … Continue reading “A bit of the 28-year-old Berlin Wall sits on my 150-year old dresser”

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Rashmee has lived and worked in several countries in the past decade, including Afghanistan, India, Haiti, Tunisia, the UAE, US and UK