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Monthly Archives: September 2016

tip of the hat

By Marlene | Published: 22. September 2016
I wore a hat for my date with Maryam. I usually only wear hats for practical reasons like protection against heat or cold. There was no reason for a hat on that particular day, except that I hoped it would delight Maryam. (more…)


By Marlene | Published: 9. September 2016
My book comes out today. When I was about halfway done, but had one of those days when I felt at my wit’s end, the editor from the publishing house called. „We’re printing the cover in three different colours. Also, we’re trying to embroider the title on each book. If we can get it to work, it’s going to be amazing.“ Looking at the book – my [...]