I was born in Germany and raised in the Netherlands by an American father and a Dutch mother. I’m the youngest of three, my sisters are five and seven years older than I am. They were both born in the United States and my father always spoke English to them, but for some reason, he… Read More »
The Boy and the Fox
If you like stories with a little bit of fantasy, then you will be excited to learn that I have written another short-story! “The Boy and the Fox” is a dark tale about a young boy who meets a fox, and as they spend time together, the fox becomes increasingly manipulative and controlling. The story… Read More »
Goal #2: Finish Reading the Bible in 40 Days!
In October I challenged myself to finish what I started, I set a number of goals for myself, the first being: Read 15 books before 2020—I finished on the 27th of December, 2019. The next day I began my second goal: Finish Reading the Bible in 40 Days! On the 31st of January, 2020, with… Read More »
Goal #1: Read 15 Books Before 2020, Starting October!
In October I challenged myself to finish what I started, I set a number of goals for myself, the first being: Read 15 books before 2020—that’s 5 a month. On the 27th of December, 2019, with 4 days to go, I have completed that goal! How I did it. 1. I planned ahead. I made… Read More »
Poetry: A Search for Happiness
My life has been a search for meaning, nowhere could I find such thing. I’ve searched and searched and searched unending, for that what would enjoyment bring. I’ve tried to find it in my writing, finding words my voice can’t say. After years and years of scribbling, why does my heart still heavy weigh? Pressing… Read More »