The prompt "Ten steps, you said, and, well, I'd like to know..." "It is simple, also we are in 2017 remember," she replied with her irresistible smile, "The hundredth anniversary of the Bolshevik revolution - remember Petrograd? But also 1517, five hundredth anniversary of the Reformation: Wittenberg, brother Martin, the revolt of the peasants, … Continue reading Ten (steps) #DailyPrompt #WritersWednesday
Altai, by Wu Ming, the story of A Venetian spy in Constantinople… Altai can also be read as another encounter with Gert from the Well…
#deconspiratie Voor wie het nog niet wist of zich herinneren kan. De Turken (Ottomanen ) werkten met Nederland samen tegen Spanje.
Maintaining contacts with William the Silent, Nasi encouraged the Netherlands to revolt against Spain, a major adversary of the Ottoman Empire (the rebellion was ultimately carried out by the Union of Utrecht, as the start of the Eighty Years’ War).
Meer over Nasi in Altja van Wu Ming
"Q", authored by the Italian writers' collective Luther Blissett, now morphed to "Wu Ming", tells the story of Gert-from-the-Well, a young student from Saxony, in the aftermath of the monk Martin Luther's ninety five theses, pinned on the door of the Wittenberg cathedral church in 1517. I am on my second reading of Q, and have … Continue reading Q #AtoZAprilChallenge
Your local electronics store has just started selling time machines, anywhere doors, and invisibility helmets. You can only afford one. Which of these do you buy, and why? "Really, I don't know what you would do with a time machine!" she said, laughing, "even without one, you creep back on the past all the … Continue reading Pick your gadget #DailyPost #WritersWednesday