Category Archives: Observing Brussels

Mad March Tea Party

One crisp March afternoon, Alice strolled into Leopold Park where a tea-time seminar on equal opportunities had been organised, as was traditional on International Women’s Day. She was a trainee in the Green Party, and was supposed to meet with … Continue reading

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To Yuzu (whisky sour)

Find the main ingredients of the Japanese style of whiskey sour at the end of the story. Michael, the new bartender at the Avenue Couronne 476, stood a freshly mixed cocktail in front of Guy, waiting for Guy to take a … Continue reading

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Ute la vamp

Dès le premier mois de grossesse, les hormones ont commencé à se répandre dans le corps d’Ute tel un fleuve abondant et intarissable. Elle ressentait des sensations qu’elle n’avait jamais connues avant. Toutes ses amies l’avaient prévenue : « Tu vomiras et … Continue reading

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Guy´s Nightmare

As Avenue de la Couronne nears its end at the cemetery of Ixelles, there is No 476 with a clandestine bar. Guy goes there because he is lonely and seeking women. Ute is young and brimming with womanhood. Diane is … Continue reading

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Monsieur le Cardinal

Monsieur le Cardinal, vous me faites peur. Enfant, c’est à mes cours de cathéchisme que je fis votre connaissance. Vous n’étiez déjà plus de ce monde, et pourtant votre ombre planait déjà sur vos lointains disciples.

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