Carve the Mark by Veronica Roth #review

Carve the Mark Cover

A very exciting book from the author of the Divergent Series. Carve the Mark is set a new interesting world. We have nine planets, gifts, nations, war. A true page turner indeed. So I was interested to see how this book would turn out. A book filled with politics, diplomacy and murder. Isn’t it riveting? Secrets and oracles guide the characters through their fate. Some bound by it to actions they regret. They all possess gifts from the Universe they live in. Some are useful, some helpful, and some are painful, yet effective. We follow the action from two perspectives: Akos …

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My Extraordinary Weekend (Short Story Series #3) #everydayinspiration

Gourock Sea Panorama

Good, so I have everything I need. Keys, water, music… hm, Mark is ready. And very excited about today. I think he knows we’re going for a walk on the beach. He’s such a smart dog. It’s Saturday. Finally weekend. I’ve been thinking about today for days now. Had a coffee with my friend this morning. Mark was all over the place, so much energy. I can’t blame him. She was going to a movie later. So here we go. Turn off my phone. I want to enjoy everything with my own eyes today. No interruptions. Got my camera in …

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My ordinary evening (Short Story Series #2) #everydayinspiration

Paisley Sky Street

Thursday. Almost weekend. I’m getting ready close everything on my work computer. My coat is ready, and so am I. I have a ton of shopping to do. And Mark will be waiting by the door, I’m sure. I remember filling his bowl this morning, but I’m never sure. Oh how much I love to press the Down elevator button at the end of the day, going home.   The city is glowing with this evening sun. But the noise is killing the calm feeling. Where are my headphones? Ah, good… Missed these songs since this morning. Can’t get enough of …

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My ordinary morning (Short Story Series #1) #everydayinspiration

Rain Drops Street Car

The alarm clock made me jump up a bit. Usually, I wake up 2 minutes before that. The sun starts to light up the city. I get out of bed and go to check the window. The cars already fill the streets. Today is Tuesday. Mark is already by the door waiting for me to go out with him. Mark is my lovely dog. So I get my shoes on and go with Mark around the block. Spring is getting here, not as chilly as yesterday. Getting back inside the warm house I get mark his food and water. Now …

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