Month: May 2016

  • A Dutch short story with a girls’ name

    A Dutch short story with a girls’ name

    Yesterday I published my short story Jantine on the Dutch blog Hard//Hoofd. The illustration was made by Dutch artist Lune van der Meulen, and I think it captures the awkwardness of the story perfectly! The introduction reads: ‘The first high school love affair, the first kiss, de first break-up: everybody has vivid memories of these […]

  • Newborn in print

    Newborn in print

      A few months ago my short story Mister Hobson’s Mustache got selected by Writer’s Digest for publication in their 16th Annual Writer’s Digest Short Short Story Competition Collection and today I got the book. My very first publication in English! Isn’t it beautiful?¬†And, coincidentally, also my very first publication in print. Two milestones all […]