Crossing, weakening or even breaking the borders and contrast between fantasy and reality – that is not only the indicator of intoxication, but also those of fiction itself. Authors from both east and west look at the question of whether lively impulses and new insights into poetry and truth can come from »grabbing the bottle.« The narrow path between spirit and fuel should be traced, therefore an alcoholic mist is expected over the event, but heavy drinking amongst either the authors or the audience is not.