Now or never

If I don't write now, I might never have the courage to do so again. I know that that is not true. But I haven't published a blog post since the last contribution to the advent calendar went up. That's not good. But I am not here to berate my absence of writing, or to … Continue reading Now or never

A question for authors

Over the spring and summer this year, I read quite a few books. Most of them brilliant, I have decided that if I get too bored I don't continue right away. I still give the book a second chance later on, because sometimes it's not the book but my mindset, the weather, distractions or not … Continue reading A question for authors

All is quiet

All is quiet. The noise of the day has finally ceased. The house is no longer shaking from the demolition hammers and drills used need door. The kids are sleeping. A sniffle and a snore can be heard from time to time. My ears concentrate on a lovely sound. The ticking of a mechanical pocket … Continue reading All is quiet