Category Archives: Writing


What is an XL Terrestrial ? Can I get abducted here ? Am I already a card-carrying member ? Will there be anything for sale ? Will there be info on how to participate in the escape routes ? Are C-jammers welcome ? And when will the movie be coming out ? All possible answers to come in the Podopolog, all in due time, the monkeys are typing in their cubicles now as you read this.

Mary Shiro

Maryshiro is a french-multinational photographer and journalist mainly writing about culture. Her articles have been published in the Berliner Zeitung, the Frankfurter Rundschau and the TAZ under the name of Marie Gutbub. She currently writes for the french magazine Berlin poche and online newspapers.

Jake Sweetman



Jacob Sweetman is the founding editor of No Dice Magazine – Berlin’s football in English – as well as writing regularly about sport for magazines such as the Exberliner and When Saturday Comes, and music for ICrates, he has been commended for his work by the Guardian. He is currently co-authoring the autobiography of the world famous Sri Lankan cricketer Tillakaratne Dilshan.

Jacob is the drummer for the rock and roll two – piece band There’saMountain.