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Memories and ghosts in a Prague hotel

in Philosophies/Travel
Ghosts come to visit our author in dreams in a Prague hotel. Photo: public domain
Ghosts come to visit our author in dreams in a Prague hotel. Photo: public domain

“They welcomed me and then oddly warned me the hotel was haunted, especially my room, then wished me a good night.”

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Short story: “The ins and outs of the ring”

in Dating/Literature
"The ins and outs of the ring" - short story by Ana Beatriz Ribeiro. (Photo: public domain)
"The ins and outs of the ring" - short story by Ana Beatriz Ribeiro. (Photo: public domain)

“She’d take it off and put it back on, flick it, spin it on the kitchen table. Thought of melting it in the oven, throwing it out the window, letting it slip through the open drain in the bathroom.”

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My whirl at Twilight Zone fan fiction

in Culture / Entertainment

Oh, if only I had a time machine. “The Soldier, the Maid and the Miss” – a short story written in loving tribute of my favorite series of all time, The Twilight Zone (1959-64).

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Short story: “Out of the Dark Forest”

in Literature/Philosophies
You never know what may be lurking when you venture with a stranger into a dark forest. Photo: public domain
You never know what may be lurking when you venture with a stranger into a dark forest. Photo: public domain

“Maybe my chauffeur could read my mind, or my body language, or smell my intent. Or see my hand on the door handle. It was the moment of truth.”

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Christmas Story: Jesus from the slums

in Literature/Philosophies
No planes, no ships needed – the world cruise can be undertaken in four days, on foot, by bike, by tram to the Leipzig Book Fair.

Dedicated to all the unsung sons (and daughters) of God.

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