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

Coming Back for a Nice Goodbye

You know that something big is happening when someone with whom you haven’t spoken for years suddenly calls you to report on the death of a mutual friend with whom you also haven’t talked in years. About twenty years ago, I met someone, let’s call him C., through a mutual acquaintance. C wasn’t exactly open. … Continue reading Coming Back for a Nice Goodbye