I’ve been left alone; as always. How could he step out the door so relaxed? I’m waving at him from my window with a melancholic smile on my face. What could be on his mind while he’s driving home? Does he have his own dark abyss too? What is he going to say at home? How could he hide the aftershocks of this emotional … Read More Nicky’s Navel-Gazing – Part 3 of 4 – His Mind
Welcome to the second part. Click here if you haven’t read Part 1 – The Situation. I think about this a lot. Why did this happen? How did I get into this mess? And why can’t I get out of it? Why don’t I have the power to move on? Why can’t my mind rule my heart? These are the questions which I ask … Read More Nicky’s Navel-Gazing – Part 2 of 4 – My Mind
If you read THE SEX TOURIST already, you know who Nicky is. If not, you can still enjoy reading this standalone, independent “spin-off” presented in four parts. I’m posting these for the next four weeks on every Monday. He is looking deep into my eyes; constantly. As he stares at me with his crow’s feet, which are like the patterns of capillaries around his … Read More Nicky’s Navel-Gazing – Part 1 of 4 – The Situation
On its first trip to the US, the manuscript of “Jane Eyre” is on loan to the Morgan Library & Museum in New York. The exhibition “Charlotte Brontë: An Independent Will” has opened today, September 9, 2016. April 21st this year was the bicentenary of Charlotte Brontë and I celebrated it in style. On Charlotte’s 200th birthday I uploaded the polished, edited and proofread … Read More Three Quotations from Charlotte Brontë’s “Jane Eyre”
As the bicentenary of Emily Brontë approaches, for a chance to win a signed copy of THE SEX TOURIST together with a hardcover edition of Wuthering Heights from Emily Brontë (used, but in very good condition) all you have to do is to participate in two rounds (one this week and the other one next week) of spotting five subtle differences between two … Read More Can You Spot FIVE Subtle Differences on Wuthering Heights?
Finding that special someone who you will share your time, your emotions and your dreams can be really challenging. With the rising popularity of internet dating, time constraints and the limited number of places there are to frequent means that meeting people has become significantly harder. A good way to know where to meet someone is to go places that you would plan to … Read More The 5 Most Romantic Places to Find a Partner
Whenever you are in a relationship, taking a romantic trip together can strengthen your bond and give you both some well needed relaxation time. Below is a list of 5 unique destinations that any couple can enjoy: