Yesterday I began reading Jean Kwok's novel "Girl in Translation". At first, I found it hard to understand. There were words I didn't recognize, and the way she writes... with a kind of Chinese "accent". I don't know quite how to put this. "Accent" isn't the right word for it. It's more like I'm peeking [...]
I was just sitting here, after breakfast with my now cold coffee, when I threw a glance on this blog. Quite a boring sight. Not the theme per see! But all the white!!!! Often I see blogs that are white, almost all white, and with astounding contents. They are so beautiful. Maybe with a personally [...]
A week ago, Friday, Sept 6th, a TIA happened to me. For those who don't know, it's a mini-stroke soon leaving the brain again. But of course, I ended up at the hospital for a couple of days. Came back home Tuesday after lunch. The whole thing was due to high blood pressure, and the [...]
Why is it so hard to find a book to listen to, that I like? Often I get bored, if not at once, then after a while. Maybe after 20 pages or an hour, maybe even later, halfway through! Often I don't begin to listen at all since I think the voice of the reader [...]
Some of the scenes in my manuscript had to shift location. Trading places with other scenes. Mostly among those I wrote during April. In a movie one can jump between scenes quite frequently, if one wants and needs. Thanks to the fact it's all visual. No doubt where the watcher have come and what character/s [...]
Watching Merlin... Netflix has a lot to offer, including inspiration as well as some relaxing hours... Yup! Today will be a restful day. Too much walking lately...
Creating a blogpost in the app on the iPhone, though, can be a little bit horrific... I was sitting on a sofa at that Museum, Dunkers, when a fling decided for me to post something about the exhibition in this blog. Of course, I neglected what I always think when I do that stupid thing. [...]