What happens when an eccentric chef decides to put an end to his sad, excruciating life of having to please not only the palate, but the small mind of V.I.P. customers who don’t understand him?I must confess that nothing could have emotionally prepared me for The Menu.The call interested me immensely – a very select…
Wir Kinder Vom Bahnhof Zoo
Berlin, late 70s, a heroin epidemic ravages the west side of the divided city. Children take to the streets in search of a meaning to their despondent lives – We, children from Bahnhof Zoo.
O Gato Malhado e a Andorinha Sinhá – uma história de aquecer o coração.
O Gato Malhado e a Andorinha Sinhá – uma história de amor de aquecer o coração. Passaram-se mais de quatro anos sem que eu lesse um autor Brasileiro. Não consigo me recordar o último, na verdade. Venho me aventurando por outras terras, outros mares, outras línguas, fugindo da dor de ver meu povo e meu…
You cannot always be on the right side of history, unless you are
You cannot always be on the right side of history, unless you are – The People’s Republic of Amnesia Introduction It has been said that history is made by the victors, and written to legitimate them. This is an aspect that cannot be denied, and humankind has, indeed, lost track of the most significant events,…
Vapniarka, never forget
From a little-known Romanian concentration camp in what is now Ukrainian territory comes not only the inhumanity of war and nazism, but an inspiring story of human resilience and solidarity.
A short essay on rules and what they mean to us
Who gets power and how it changes us
The Raven and the mysterious circumstances of Poe’s death
Edgar Allan Poe reinvented “mystery” in literature and influenced thousands with his plutonian art, but nothing has been as poignant as the dark enigma his death comprises.
A memoir of Vietnam and the Pentagon Papers
No one haiku