Murder in slow autumn morning

The morning was cold. As usually, I prepared some tea in a white thermo-cup, that I could drink while walking to the office. I expected my day to be similar to any other working day. I put my princess-like skirts with big, dark blue and light blue flowers, put on light blue T-shirt, black stockings READ MORE

Book: ‘Katyn’ by Allen Paul

American author Allen Paul is former Associated Press reporter and political speech writer. Wikipedia says that his book ‘Katyn’  tells the story of three Polish families that were affected by the Katyn Massacre.   Well… what can I say… Book tells not only the story of three Polish families that were affected by the Katyn Massacre, but also the story READ MORE

Lauku idille sārtajā namiņā

Es šovakar iemīlējos. Zeltainajās vakara debesīs, kad saules bumba spīdēja kā apaļa poga caur dūmakaino priekškaru, izgaismojot debess malu zem lielo, smagnēji pelēko mākoņu gūzmas, tik dzeltenu, it kā tur būtu izlijusi krāsa. Pelēkās lietus straumes, kas kā priekškars stiepās no mākoņa maliņas līdz pat zemei, pārvilkās pāri saulei no tās vienas malas līdz pat READ MORE

Book: ‘All the light we cannot see’ by Anthony Doerr

Finally! Finally I have finished an amazing book, a novel written by Anthony Doerr, “All the light we cannot see”.  It’s ‘New York Times’  number one bestseller finalist for the 2014 National Book Award. And I understand why it’s like that! I’d say the book is contrast by itself. It’s long, slow and complicated and yet so READ MORE