A Christmas Audiobook: A Friendly Neighborhood Christmas

Happy Holidays to you and yours! Are you in the mood for a Christmas tale? Then may I offer you the fanfiction story I wrote last year about a young boy meeting his (super)hero! You can find the audio version, narrated by yours truly, below. You can of course also read it yourself! I have … More A Christmas Audiobook: A Friendly Neighborhood Christmas

How I Overcame My Insecurity About Sharing My Writing

Right now, you are reading this post on a public website with short stories free to read by all, but until only the beginning of this year was I terrified to share my fiction with anyone. I didn’t even share my ideas. Especially not my ideas. For they were unoriginal, boring, bad, uninteresting. But I … More How I Overcame My Insecurity About Sharing My Writing

How to Start Writing

I thought I would continue last week’s post with a ‘How to…’ series and write about what I have learned about writing these past ten years. So how to start writing? The answer might sound simple: by beginning! But the road to actually doing that can be bumpy and difficult. We Dutchies have a saying: … More How to Start Writing

Fanfiction: A Friendly Neighborhood Christmas

Tim is celebrating Christmas Eve with his family, but isn’t feeling the Christmas spirit. Then he meets someone rather unexpected… Genre: A children’s fantasy story for all ages. For the audio version, click here. A Friendly Neighborhood Christmas Uncle Tony grabbed his big knife from the kitchen counter and stood hovering over the large piece … More Fanfiction: A Friendly Neighborhood Christmas