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  1. natalie

    New Beginnings – part 04

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    ? Listen to the audio on ? A Victorian bar in South Kensington that somehow had become Pippa’s second home during the last summer semester. “I will be there at around six. I’m with a client here.” Tess replied. “See you, there. Drinks waiting.” Pippa wrote. Pippa was on her second Martini when Tess arrived.… Continue reading New Beginnings – part 04
  2. natalie

    New Beginnings – part 03

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    ? Listen to the audio on ? The following day university started again, and in the afternoon, she had her first day at her new job at the prestigious event agency. The receptionist opened the door for her, and she got introduced to the team. Two girls, both around their early thirties, one from South… Continue reading New Beginnings – part 03
  3. natalie

    A Weekend Trip Out of the Blue: Sailing, Seduction, and Sparks of Destiny

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    Kim and Reilly were excited looking forward to their weekend sailing trip at Lake Starnberg—a getaway filled with adventure, laughter, and the promise of unforgettable memories. The last two hours at the office had felt like the clock ticked double speed. Every time Kim had starred at her watch hoping it to show five there… Continue reading A Weekend Trip Out of the Blue: Sailing, Seduction, and Sparks of Destiny
  4. natalie

    Monday Morning – Chapter IV

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    from the book The Weekende: Love, Ambition & the Lisbon Dream In this chapter of “Monday Morning,” follow Paige as she enters a mysterious building in the business park, were the tech brands rain supreme. As tensions rise and frustrations mount due to internet issues and power outages, everyone gathers in a small seminar room,… Continue reading Monday Morning – Chapter IV
  5. natalie

    The Weekend: Love, Ambition & the Lisbon Dream

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    OUT NOW! Listen to Chapter I – JANUARY Lisbon, Portugal — March of 2022 Paige is sitting at her desk in her retro loft apartment, a 19th-century mansion in the trendy Real area. She looks across the room and remembers her early days in Lisbon. Seven years had passed since she’d first set foot on the… Continue reading The Weekend: Love, Ambition & the Lisbon Dream
  6. natalie

    New Beginnings

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    For the New Year another repost from the book Blend 37 – Pippa Bow – CHAPTER Three “New Beginnings” A week had passed. Pippa had worked all week on the designs for an event agency that had planned a massive opening party in spring. Pippa had created the whole concept, including the artwork. These were… Continue reading New Beginnings
  7. natalie

    Between the years

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    Pippa arrived at her Belgrave apartment. She knocked at her neighbour’s door. Tess, her neighbour, opened the door. “Oh, Pippa, Merry Christmas, you are back, that’s great!” Tess looked at Pippa but she did not seem very happy. “Hey, how are you? Would you like to come over for a chat and a glass of… Continue reading Between the years
  8. natalie

    Christmas Day

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    because it’s Christmas time – I repost the first Chapter of the book Blend 37 – Pippa Bow Sitting on her flight back to London, Pippa was glad to have kind of survived the family Christmas celebrations, which had turned out to be a more stressful event running from one Christmas party to the next… Continue reading Christmas Day
  9. natalie

    On the Star Clipper – part II

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    Chapter III from the book DESTINATION DESIRABLE Jules was busy conversing with Nia, and Walt asked Lulu if she would like to join Paula and him for a drink at the Piano bar. A chilled version of the song “Killing me softly” was playing. Danny was already sitting at a table, so the three sat next… Continue reading On the Star Clipper – part II
  10. natalie

    On the Star Clipper – part I

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    Chapter III from the book DESTINATION DESIRABLE With the tour guide’s excellent advice, the three finally arrived safely at the port in Laem Chabang after a four-hour ride with a private coach. They stood in front of the Star Clipper. A vast white sailing yacht with a decoration in the spirit of maritime tradition. “Wow, this… Continue reading On the Star Clipper – part I
  11. natalie

    Leaving London

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    Chapter I from the book DESTINATION DESIRABLE Paula was looking at the picture displaying her and her boyfriend Walt. The afternoon at a friend’s home in Beirut in 2015 when a friend took a photograph, the weekend they had met for the first time. Paula was working as Social Worker in the Lebanon, and Walt… Continue reading Leaving London
  12. natalie

    But first, coffee!

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    from the book Blend 37 – Pippa Bow A week had passed. On a Friday afternoon, Pippa picked up Tess from the airport and Tess couldn’t stop talking about the amazing time she had had with Gibson who was now heading off to New York where he had to discuss a case with one of his… Continue reading But first, coffee!
  13. natalie

    Seventh Story – What Took Place in the Palace of the Snow Queen, and what Happened Afterward

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    The Snow Queen – A Fairy Taleby Hans Christian Andersen The walls of the palace were of driving snow, and the windows and doors of cuttingwinds. There were more than a hundred halls there, according as the snow was drivenby the winds. The largest was many miles in extent; all were lighted up by thepowerful… Continue reading Seventh Story – What Took Place in the Palace of the Snow Queen, and what Happened Afterward
  14. natalie

    Fifth Story – The Little Robber Maiden

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    The Snow Queen – A Fairy Tale by Hans Christian Andersen They drove through the dark wood; but the carriage shone like a torch, and it dazzledthe eyes of the robbers, so that they could not bear to look at it. “‘Tis gold! ‘Tis gold!” they cried; and they rushed forward, seized the horses, knockeddown… Continue reading Fifth Story – The Little Robber Maiden
  15. natalie

    Third Story “The Snow Queen”– Of the Flower Garden at the Old Woman’s Who Understood Witchcraft

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    But what became of little Gerda when Kay did not return? Where could he be?Nobody knew; nobody could give any intelligence. All the boys knew was, that theyhad seen him tie his sledge to another large and splendid one, which drove down thestreet and out of the town. Nobody knew where he was; many sad… Continue reading Third Story “The Snow Queen”– Of the Flower Garden at the Old Woman’s Who Understood Witchcraft
  16. natalie

    The Snow Queen – A Fairy Tale by Hans Christian Andersen

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    First Story – Which Treats of a Mirror and of the Splinters There was a wicked sprite, indeed he was the most mischievous of all sprites. One dayhe was in a very good humor, for he had made a mirror with the power of causing allthat was good and beautiful when it was reflected therein,… Continue reading The Snow Queen – A Fairy Tale by Hans Christian Andersen
  17. natalie

    Christmas day

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    from the book Blend 37 – Pippa Bow Sitting on her flight back to London Pippa was glad having kind of survived the family Christmas celebrations which had turned out in a more stressful event running from one Christmas party to the next all within three days. The Christmas day had started with a lunch… Continue reading Christmas day
  18. natalie

    Part III – On a new day, 10 o’clock

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    Chapter II Sisley’s first day at Cargo City South from the book Airways – I’m not in Hollywood Sisley walks out of her office to get some coffee water and walks into Treasure who is just arriving walking down the corridor towards Sisley with the JPS lead phrase. ”I’m not in Hollywood!” he stops. “Good morning… Continue reading Part III – On a new day, 10 o’clock
  19. natalie

    Sisley’s first day at Cargo City South

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    Chapter II from the book Airways – I’m not in Hollywood Sisley arrived at the office in Cargo City South she makes her way to the reception on the fourth floor. The receptionist hands her over a visitor card and she moves on to the fifth floor, walking along the corridor passing the second glass door.… Continue reading Sisley’s first day at Cargo City South
  20. natalie

    ?The Agency – a new start?

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    Chapter I from the book Airways – I’m not in Hollywood Sisley arrives at the logistic company Airways one of the largest international logistic companies world-wide where she is supposed to have a job interview. After registering with the receptionist at the 4th floor she carries on, going up to the 5th floor where the… Continue reading ?The Agency – a new start?
  21. natalie

    Something new – Part II

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    Chapter II from the book Blossom Hill Ten o’clock in the morning, Mia is sitting at her desk at university. Luckily, she got a seat, standing right now would be hell. She had had just three hours sleep and in about half an hour, they have to give the presentation about a new interior design. The… Continue reading Something new – Part II
  22. natalie

    ?SOMETHING NEW?

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    Chapter II from the book Blossom Hill A few weeks passed and the situation came up repeatedly. Mia wanted to work on her project or was ready for class but Bo had something else going on. Even when he suggested taking her to Uni by car, she couldn’t be sure she wouldn’t miss her class and… Continue reading ?SOMETHING NEW?
  23. natalie

    Old colleagues, new deals and examen day

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    from the book A double Irish and a Dutch The next morning Avoka is on fire. Early in the morning, she contacts Tim, the guy she had met one morning in the coffee shop, who wanted to establish a saving card. Avoka actually has the idea that they might be able to work together and create… Continue reading Old colleagues, new deals and examen day
  24. natalie

    First day at East Point

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    from the book i-Land – A double Irish and a Dutch Tuesday morning Avoka took the bus towards East Point. She got off the arena bus stop and walked along the busy port road, passing the Yahoo building, and carried on till she arrived at the business park. She had to wait at the reception.… Continue reading First day at East Point
  25. @Chris_tastrophe

    Alternative Ending: There Will Come Soft Rains

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    There Will Come Soft Rains by Ray Bradbury Alternative Ending by Chris Ringham  In the living room the voice-clock sang, Tick-tock, seven o’clock, time to get up, time to get up, seven o’clock! as if it were afraid nobody would. The morning house lay empty. The clock ticked on, repeating and repeating its sounds into the […]
  26. @Chris_tastrophe

    Not To Be Dramatic, But This Will All End One Day

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    Things Noted There Will Come Soft Rains Vivid imagery of all the machines, the nursery, and the fire Indirectly develops the setting and context of the post-nuclear house The nuclear after-flash of the family against the side of the house was an amazing description that required some thought and prior context to understand Repetition of […]

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