I don't think that my mother imagined that having a hamster would be such a huge budget.
"Do you remember, my love, the time when we were young?" her sky blue eyes were suddenly sparkling with life. "What do you mean Marguerite?" Theodor asked is beloved wife, suffering from dementia, he was not used to her remembering things or even recognising him. "When we were sixteen", she started her tale, "we weren't … Continue reading Stealing Horses – Flash Fiction for Aspiring Writers
Jack gave some lettuce to the old turtle, what a wise and gentle fellow, apparently he was close to one hundred years in age. What wouldn't he give to be able to talk to these zoo animals? For two weeks now, Jack was working as a Zookeeper. To his parents' shock, he had decided to … Continue reading Z is for Zookeeper – A to Z Challenge April 2015
"Thank you", I heard a fragile voice say. I looked around, I could see no one who could have spoken to me, after all I just got home, but no one else was there yet. "I am here", I heard the voice again, I looked down into my arms, the penguin that I was carrying looked into … Continue reading P is for Penguin – A to Z Challenge April 2015
Sous la pluie du printemps, je me promène avec ma fille. D'habitude je n'aime pas trop la pluie, mais cette fois-ci c'est different. Car il s'agit d'une pluie légère de printemps et pas d'une pluie froide. Mes lunettes se couvrent de gouttes, donc forcement de temps en temps je ne vois plus rien. Mais je fais attention, parce … Continue reading Sous la pluie | Im Regen | In the Rain
Bees are beautiful animals. They are a fragile species, shaken by so many things, pesticides, warm winters, vandalism, viruses... But without them where would we be? We need bees to pollinate our plants, as many fruits and vegetables will only produce if pollinated by bees. Do we really want to pollinate all flowers on an apple tree … Continue reading B is for Bee – A to Z Challenge April 2015 | Biene