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Seven Writers. Three Languages. One City.

Desde el palco

Desde el palco se veían las coronillas, los hombros y un cuarto menguante de los rostros cubiertos de la nariz para abajo con las consabidas mascarillas y yo jugaba, antes de que empezara el concierto, a adivinar conocidos entre los … Continue reading

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Même plus peur

À toutes les femmes fatiguées Un cancer ! Rien n’est plus absurde que d’avoir un cancer au milieu d’une pandémie. Alors qu’un petit virus perfide attend le moment propice pour attaquer votre corps, que des gens meurent dans les hôpitaux par … Continue reading

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The Corona Bar Stories – A cartoon

In the last months we published several stories about a fictional bar on Avenue de la Couronne, featuring Ute, Diana, Guy and other regulars. Below is a small cartoon by our friend Tereza Giannitsadi. You can also download the full … Continue reading

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Writingbrussels reading this Sunday

Sunday 27 June at 5:00 p.m. Writingbrussels is back with more stories. Join us at Egmont Park (near Porte de Namur and Louise). Download our e-book.Drawings by Tereza Giannitsadi

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Who said what, who wanted this or that, who did what, or didn’t: the Confessions of a COVID government teleworker (2)

Though George liked to describe himself as “A non-avid user of social media”, as the weeks had gone by, he found the isolating nature of the lockdown had induced him into consulting, much more often than usual, his rarely-viewed Facebook … Continue reading

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