Hemingway’s behind the corner

Hemingway’s behind the corner

/ Short story / “Do you mind?” I looked up and stared at a man, my old school notebook still opened on one of the café’s round tables. The ice cubes in my cocktail were melting slowly. The water was flowing from the glass and was creating little puddles on the...
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Sparkles of Dust (poems for my favorite soldier)

Sparkles of Dust (poems for my favorite soldier)

These poems appeared as a sparkle and came from the dust of my mind. Every rhyme started with a light, words walked me through the darkness and to the final clarification of feelings that are sometimes hidden in our souls. The collection of poems is...
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Writer’s block

Writer’s block

I love writing but I didn’t write for more than ten years. I suffered from writer’s block and I didn’t know it. (Now I am published author with a story behind me and few tips for you). It was a lovely summer afternoon. I visited my...
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Reviews of novel “Eugenie”

Reviews of novel “Eugenie”

Jana Poncarová is a successful Czech novelist who has truly mastered the art of the historical literary novel. Her second book, Eugenie, is based on the true story of hotel owner Eugenie Egertová Janečková and her life in Pilsen, Czechoslovakia during the Second...
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“Blue Wind” (poem for my favorite soldier)

“Blue Wind” (poem for my favorite soldier)

Blue Wind To Earl   After dark night, after six years Blue wind appeared behind the hills It brought me a warm lovely spring and softly dried all my tears   You walked to me with a beautiful smile Faraway places were shining from your eye You stood bashfully...
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“Eugenie” (chapter 48)

“Eugenie” (chapter 48)

She opened the massive mahogany wardrobe with a quiet screech. It was one of the pieces of furniture leaning against the wall of the room, which was shaken only slightly in the airstrike. Its aftermath was omnipresent nevertheless. She touched a tiny speck...
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