When the Moon Becomes a Sun

It was a day like any other. The sun was shinning and the thermometer was already marking 33 °C. Then, right out of nothing, the temperature drops. The light dims and everything became darker. The birds started chipping. And just in the floor below, the students started making noise. 'The Sun is being eaten' was … Continue reading When the Moon Becomes a Sun

A Little Bit of Lead

One day, when I was around 9 or so, I found a strange thing on the beach. A soft dark-grayish lump with a dull shine. At first, I thought it was some kind of modeling clay, but never before had I seen modeling clay seen of that color. Still, it was malleable, so I played … Continue reading A Little Bit of Lead