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READING OR DEVOURING? by Aimee

I have never liked much the expressions for “voracious reader” – bookworm, “rat de bibliothèque”, “Bücherwurm”… I’m neither a rat nor a worm. But I have to admit I can’t remember a day in my life when I haven’t read a chapter or two. As a child, I had a steady diet of the Famous… Continue reading READING OR DEVOURING? by Aimee

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Keep calm and carry on by Aimee

In March 2020, I was coming back from a week in London with several friends. We’d arranged to meet there, although we live in different countries, and we enjoyed it to the full. Between two work conferences for me, we crammed in a musical, museum visits, a pub quiz, and a lot of coffee and… Continue reading Keep calm and carry on by Aimee

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Imagination running dry? By Aimee

Woolgathering in cafés or people-gazing… My usual sources of inspiration have been sorely lacking lately, thanks to lockdown. And my other main source, travelling… Well, not possible either. I could, of course, walk around every day in the 1 km perimeter allowed, and try to soak up the atmosphere, but it’s just not the same.… Continue reading Imagination running dry? By Aimee