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Friday, April 2, 2010

What a day!

My neighbors who live directly across from me are a lovely Turkish family who have lived for many years in Germany and now come back to their hometown to retire. They are still only in their fifties and very active and the husband has taken a liking to my writing. He thinks it's a great idea that... Sign in to see full entry.

Thursday, April 1, 2010

A trip to the Geek island of Kos

I can't sit still. Off I went on day trip to Kos, took pictures, wrote about it and had it published in europe a la carte. Take a look if you like and if you even could leave a comment, that would be much appreciated. Sign in to see full entry.

Wednesday, March 31, 2010

First print magazine

I still can't believe it. I got my first article published in a print magazine. Lighthouse Digest published my story about two Spanish lighthouses, Cabo Finsterre and Cabo Vilan. And tomorrow I have to submit my first piece about Istanbul to planet eye traveler. I have a contract with them and have... Sign in to see full entry.

Tuesday, March 30, 2010

Finally settled

It's quite a mental switch from a home in Miami to a home in a village on Turkey's Aegean coast, not to mnion unpacking, clening, ood shoppng nd nrally getting organised, all the time with an eye on writing. But, it's all done now, computer in working order and I can post a little and read you all... Sign in to see full entry.

Sunday, March 28, 2010

Reporting back

Thanks to all your good wishes I made it to Istnabul in one piece and in 'only 24 hours, but I had two amazing dys packed ull with trips, picture taking and material gathering for the planet eye venture. I have just made it home to Didim and after unpacking my first course of action is visit my... Sign in to see full entry.

Tuesday, March 23, 2010

Off I go - I think...

American Airlines to the rescue. After much toing and froing it seems that I am off today. I have now been booked on American Airlines and am facing a very roundabout way to get to Istanbul. Miami - Boston - London - Istanbul. On the bright side: I leave today as planned, only a few hours earlier... Sign in to see full entry.

Monday, March 22, 2010

Stuck in Miami

Well, my friends did show up on Sunday, at 9.30pm! But I'm proud to say, that I didn't lose my temper and didn't say an unkind word. I was supposed to leave Miami tomorrow evening for London and then go on to Istanbul the next morning. But of course, British Airways cabin crew had to go on strike... Sign in to see full entry.

Saturday, March 20, 2010

The waiting game

Now, first I'm waiting to see if my flight next week (with BA of course) will be cancelled or not. As of now it's on, but who knows. Next I'm waiting for replies from editors for no less than 6 submissions and queries, not to mention waiting to see when the accepted stuff comes up on the sites.... Sign in to see full entry.

Friday, March 19, 2010

What's it with the links?

Here it is again for europe a la carte. I have 5 posts on that one and am supposed to write one each week. It's a very nice site. Sign in to see full entry.

Getting in the mood for Turkey

In three days it's bye, bye Miami and merhaba Istanbul. You see, I try already to remember what little of the language I have learned. It'll come back soon. Then I have to get started on the writing gi for planet eye traveler and I only hope I can cut it. However, articles about Turkey seem to be... Sign in to see full entry.

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