LATE BREAKFAST

  Breakfast feels very different than dinner. Especially since last night was, well there’s no other way to say it, a bit over the top, or was that under the weather.  Marco’s parties are always the best. The girls he finds are ou-la-la. The barbecue so tender and the burgundy! The port moved with us…

"The Yardstick" by Soizik Meister

LIFE EXPECTANCY

Every day he was to measure the ocean. On the first day they had explained the necessity of his task. Very important to the future of mankind. Data and progress are like the chicken and the egg. For the first year he had understood, for most of the first year. He had been thrilled by the…

IN NO SENSE

The way Philippe remembers it there was nothing otherwise remarkable about the day. Valerie’s mother had complained the traveler’s shoes were poor and his coat too big for such a little man. So she had not been surprised when after two-days stay he could not pay his bill and offered to paint the crackled shutters…