Saturday, May 15, 2021

The (wo)man behind...


The Dutch fansite Fantasywereld is celebrating its tenth anniversary. The editors have interviewed Michael Anderle and me (being the Dutch translator), offering readers a few more details on the 'man behind the Queen Bitch'; the heroine of The Kurtherian Gambit series. Click and read!

Sunday, December 20, 2020

Read 'n Write

I love to write. But I also love to read. So, I thought, you know... why not put these two together? Reading and writing, or... actually reading and translating. There are so many great stories out there which are not (yet) available in Dutch, my native tongue... 

Friday, November 20, 2020

Uptalk

Language changes over time. Sometimes on short term. During the last four decades English speakers tend to end statements with rising intonation. A phenomenon called 'Uptalk'. Researchers foresee linguistic issues during space travelling...

Friday, October 30, 2020

Bubbles

Working with acrylics on paper has its pros and cons. Bubbling of the paper by water is certainly one of the cons, although it's also charming. Giving the artwork additional depth... [Available? Click here]

Friday, September 25, 2020

Van Gogh has left the building

What if?
It's just a question, but what if...
Vincent van Gogh would not have left Holland?



Friday, September 4, 2020

Noetic

Noetic theory, a branch of metaphysical philosophy concerned with the study of nature, the operation of intellect, and the relationship between human and divine intellect. My interest in this topic?


Friday, August 7, 2020

Nolympics

They were going for gold, but life played a trick on them. The Olympics, as many other events, have been cancelled. Or actually postponed. To some people this came as a relief...