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Today I sent out my first ever submission of something I wrote – not counting the two Dutch writing contests I entered. I’ve submitted a short story, around 5000 words, to the Tor Prose Fiction program! 108 more words



So, I just came back from Nepal after a flight from 1.5 hours, a wait in Delhi of 9 hours, and another 8.5 hour flight I was finally back in Amsterdam, and after two and a half hour driving, back home. 1,091 more words

First time on the yacht with baby.

We  both are sailors, we took our daughter with us when she was 3 months.  Some people thought it was crazy. For us it was one of the most beautiful days. 382 more words


The first time

She couldn’t do it, she felt too young.

Her heart felt like it was beating a thousand beats a minute, her hands were sweating, her breathing was harsher – she was scared. 1,251 more words


Photoshop Newbie

Sometime last week, I downloaded Adobe Photoshop CS6 onto my MacBook Air. I’ve always wanted to give digital art a try but never got around to it so here I am! 187 more words


Teenage Habits Die Hard

We decided to wait until I started taking birth control. That was the smart adult decision to make and only smart adults like us had sex. 582 more words


The Aftermath: Dealing with Mixed Emotions

As the Asia-World shopping center disappeared around the corner behind me as I headed towards the train station, I felt a ton of emotions muddle my mind. 309 more words