Wednesday 3 p.m.: ‘Mother Earth Phase 2.0’ by Jess Sweetman

Autumn has arrived and for some of us it's a time of contemplation. Our Wednesday 3 p.m. story by Jess Sweetman deals with new beginnings and glorious plans.

Illustration by Jon Kroll

Wednesday 3 p.m. is a series of short stories — observations, brief memories, scenes from a life — recorded by writers in Berlin and around the world. This Wednesday, we feature “Mother Earth Phase 2.0” by Jess Sweetman

“Mother Earth Phase 2.0” by Jess Sweetman


“I’m standing on the balcony of my apartment in Berlin on one of those crisp Autumn days when I feel her stirring within me. Yes, my inner Mother Earth is being awakened. Again.”


Jess Sweetman is a writer and film maker based in Berlin. When she’s not producing strange short films, or writing about German cinema, she’s the Digital Marketing Coordinator at KCRW Berlin. 

KCRW Berlin’s Monika Müller-Kroll is the producer of Wednesday 3 p.m. 


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