Category Archives: Random

Mateus Ferreiro (Short Story Series #9)

By | 24th April 2017

Mateus just arrived at his little cabin near the Dutch sea. He comes from Portugal. And he always dreamt of painting in The Netherlands. He finally made up the courage to do it. He’s traveled all over Spain and Portugal but he got tired of the same landscape, same people and same stories of those… Read More »

Frank Weber (Short Story Series #8)

By | 18th April 2017

Frank is a happily married man. He lives on the Northern Seashore in a little German village. Frank and his wife have owned a restaurant there for nearly two and half decades now. They have made a good name for themselves in the little community. Everybody had celebrated at least a birthday, wedding, or something… Read More »

The Revolving Door of Life #review

By | 12th April 2017

The Revolving Door of Life (44 Scotland Street) by Alexander McCall Smith Found this book recently and I have to admit that the title winked at me. It’s an interesting book. The start may be a bit weird, up to the point when you get used to the style. Basically, it is a book about… Read More »

Sebastian Schwarz (Short Story Series #7)

By | 9th April 2017

Sebastian likes his life. He thinks he did well so far. He is one of the lucky ones, then got a job in the field he studied. Loved writing articles since high-school. So it was logical for him to follow the Journalism school. So he did. Amazing years those were. Now everything is more settled.… Read More »

Andreas Weiß (Short Story Series #6)

By | 31st March 2017

Continued from #5 … Should he join a gym? That should give him more energy and activity for the evenings. He saw a new one open nearby and heard only good stuff about it. Some colleagues spoke highly about it. But in the meantime let’s enjoy this coffee. I love this place. I might turn… Read More »

Andreas Weiß (Short Story Series #5)

By | 29th March 2017

His name is Andreas. And he wants to find something to do. Not that he doesn’t have a job. He does. A good one, one might say. But that is not enough for him. He wants to do something more interesting. He has been divorced for two years now. Sometimes he misses being married. Not… Read More »

Margarethe Vogel (Short Story Series #4)

By | 21st March 2017

She is Margarethe. Herr Vogel was her husband. He is no more. She’s been alone for ten years now. But she is ok with it. She grew accustomed to her life alone after a while. Now, at 66 years of age she is quite an old lady that has her routine, and loves it. Every… Read More »

Lolita by Vladimir Nabokov

By | 15th March 2017

Here’s another book review I think you’ll like. I’m talking about Lolita by Vladimir Nabokov. A controversial book, that is also the subject of other books. I wanted to see what was so interesting about it. Here’s what I think about it. It’s an interesting book. With a disputed topic: incest and pedophilia. At least… Read More »