Tuesday, April 23, 2024


In a few weeks "Govnor", book 3 will be published in the LARO-Files (FBSI-Chronicles). The first four parts are intended to introduce you to the main characters of future spin-off series. This is how you build a 'universe'. A framework that includes a series of series.

Tuesday, April 16, 2024


We're getting a puppy. A Labradoodle doggy. (That almost makes you stutter, doesn't it?) So, we're making our house catproof... Does that make sense?
Not to you.
But for us...

Tuesday, April 9, 2024

Bienvenue a Bruxelles

Welcome to Brussels. Had a one day stop at the Africa Museum in Brussels today for research on some fish.  I'll tell you more about this visit in the next VIP-Vibes. After all, I can't tell you what I haven't experienced yet. Can I?

Tuesday, April 2, 2024

No show

In VIP Vibes I recently shared a memory of a visit to the GDR, the former East Germany, sometime in the late eighties. This weekend, Easter weekend, I was reminded of a German saying I first heard there:

Tuesday, March 26, 2024

Spring is in the air

Free shivers...
A creepy Flash Fiction story, all about eternal love.

Tuesday, March 12, 2024


I'm not really into pictures on my body. My eldest daughter Femke does. She has had some small texts tattooed. One of them is the text "Forever in my heart", but in Frisian ("Foar iwich yn myn hert") and handwritten. 

Tuesday, March 5, 2024

We're not alone

Sometimes I watch TV late at night, okay, early in the morning. Those are the moments when I don't watch films, but documentaries. You would expect that the information in a documentary is real. Or at least that the facts have been checked. But...