Never stop learning. Keep on reading; knowledge is the gateway to the world.

Links to events and people – I read so much!

  • Timur’s armies were […] feared throughout Asia, Africa, and Europe, sizable parts of which his campaigns laid to waste. […] his military campaigns caused the deaths of 17 million people, amounting to about 5% of the world population at the time. https://en.m.wikipedia.org/wiki/Timur?wprov=sfti1 – Amir Timur, Tamerlane, “Timur the Lame”, founder of Samarkand.
  • List of apocalyptic and post-apocalyptic fiction. Alas my books Two Journeys and Fields of Fire are still missing – feel free to add them to the list! (As the author I won’t do it myself). Wikipedia:
    https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/List_of_apocalyptic_and_post-apocalyptic_fiction?wprov=sfti1
  • A burqa is an outer garment worn by women in some Islamic traditions to cover themselves in public, which covers the body and the face. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Burqa?wprov=sfti1

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The muadhin calls for the evening prayer on Tharir Square in Cairo, Egypt

Moments later, the author of this blog was hijacked by an obscure Egyptian who took me to a store and tried to sell me cheap lotus perfume at a price  10 times higher than the actual market value. Fortunately my telephone rang at just the right moment allowing me to get up and leave.


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The muadhin calls for the evening prayer on Tharir Square in Cairo, Egypt

Moments later, the author of this blog was hijacked by an obscure Egyptian who took me to a store and tried to sell me cheap lotus perfume at a price  10 times higher than the actual market value. Fortunately my telephone rang at just the right moment allowing me to get up and leave.


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The beauty of being a #novelist. Books coming from the publisher & going to readers at a steady rate #iamreading #iamwriting

From left to right: Two Journeys, Fields of Fire and Celeterra. These adventure books make great presents too: Christmas presents, birthday presents or for any other festive occasion.


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The beauty of being a #novelist. Books coming from the publisher & going to readers at a steady rate #iamreading #iamwriting

From left to right: Two Journeys, Fields of Fire and Celeterra. These adventure books make great presents too: Christmas presents, birthday presents or for any other festive occasion.


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