"To invent, you need a good imagination and a pile of junk."

- Thomas Edison

"If you have always done it that way, it is probably wrong."

- Charles Kettering

"Small opportunities are often the beginning of great enterprises."

- Demosthenes


A Letter to My Father

Martin Lanser

Dear father,

it's a few days now since you passed. I'm back in the States and have had a bit of time to think about not just this last week, but also about the last 45 years or so.

It was 6:37am last Thursday. I was sitting on the tarmac in Stockholm waiting for them to finish de-icing the plane...

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Starting Over .. Again

This is now the umpteenth time I'm (re-)starting my blog. And, as with all the other attempts, there are two driving factors: urge to write more, and temptation of using a new platform.

Now, I like to write in general and the topics can vary widely. This in turn leads to the question: one blog for...

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