Just notified WordPress, but that company gone commercial, running after the $$$ and not putting customers first … It may take a while for them to act against some cheap imitator.
WordPress turns out to copy Trump: it foisted a so-called new editor using blocks on its bloggers, customers?
First time I heard the expression “taking a dekko”, was during a walk with a friend. She had grabbed a chance to snoop around someone else’s house. Yeah, roll your eyes, but in times of COVID-19: what about a virtual dekko?
This non-fiction book is currently only available in Dutch. Mar Oomen, journalist and anthropologist, wrote more books and writes for media too. Her latest is based on family documents and describes the story of two generations of Dutch Catholic expats off on missions to improve the world. Continue reading
While he was abusing me, I promised to make him famous. He’s no star, nor a celebrity. He was just some bad-tempered Cloggy, travelling on the Amsterdam-Brussels-Midi intercity – second class.
Though I visit plenty car-boot sales, second-hand shops, ‘brocante‘ and flea-markets … This has yet to happen to me. What about you?
The International Women Contact (IWC) has branches in various cities around the world. It fosters friendship and understanding between women from different countries, different religions, different backgrounds. It is non-political and non-religious and supports many charities.
Unfortunately, not having mastered Italian, I had to read “Cinque storie ferraresi – Dentro le Mura” in translation. Omitting Ferrara, the subtitle was taken and translated: within the walls. The wall or walls refer to medieval town-walls, which play a role in all five stories.
Just read a post by the ARCA blog which made me laugh. This blog usually writes about stolen and recovered art. However, this post was about spring-cleaning, dusting, emptying attics and …
Frank Tallis’ “The Incurable Romantic” is a non-fiction work. It was first published in 2017. July 2018, a translation appeared for Flemish and Dutch readers.