what if
Fiction, Fiction in English

What if…

Xavier always thought that the bus journey was one of the nicest moments of his day. As a true Parisian, he should have been trying to squeeze himself into a crowded metro, standing under someone’s armpits - but that would have prevented him from the scenery he enjoyed everyday through the bus windows. You’d thought… Lire la suite What if…

2 x 15
2 x 15

2 x 15

2 x 15 is 30. What if there was no ‘turning-30’ crisis, but a second adolescence? What if these were just numbers, and we were just pretending to be adults? Aren’t we still struggling with food, acne, future, hormones and worried that we should not have taken this job as marketeer, but rather followed our… Lire la suite 2 x 15

graine d'amertume
Fiction, Fiction en français

La graine d’amertume

Le son d’un jingle publicitaire à la télévision la sort soudain de sa rêverie. Il doit être presque 17 heures, et déjà, la véranda est plongée dans la pénombre. Seule la lumière bleutée de l’écran traverse la pièce. Valérie cligne des yeux. Déjà l’automne. Des feuilles boueuses qui collent aux semelles, des minutes perdues le… Lire la suite La graine d’amertume