Category Archives: Novel fragment

Romance, historical novel, fantasy, self-discovery, literature, writing

Enzo – Prologue

Eincyg, on the shores of the lake of Cyg, June 2016   My life has taken several unexpected sharp turns in the last three years. And yet, these upheavals are almost insignificant compared to what is awaiting me. When I’ll

Enzo – Prologue

Eincyg, on the shores of the lake of Cyg, June 2016   My life has taken several unexpected sharp turns in the last three years. And yet, these upheavals are almost insignificant compared to what is awaiting me. When I’ll

La citĂ© intĂ©rieure d’Enzo

Chapitre 1 Un long voyage en train oĂč Enzo s’éclaircit les idĂ©es et fait une rencontre imprĂ©vue.     -I- Terres brĂ»lĂ©es   Une voix grĂ©sillante annonce l’imminence du dĂ©part, les portes se referment avec fracas, et, lentement, le train

La citĂ© intĂ©rieure d’Enzo

Chapitre 1 Un long voyage en train oĂč Enzo s’éclaircit les idĂ©es et fait une rencontre imprĂ©vue.     -I- Terres brĂ»lĂ©es   Une voix grĂ©sillante annonce l’imminence du dĂ©part, les portes se referment avec fracas, et, lentement, le train

L’histoire de Tahira : les angoisses de la rentrĂ©e

La sonnerie du rĂ©veil retentit, m’interrompant sans aucun Ă©gard en plein milieu d’un rĂȘve. J’ouvre pĂ©niblement les yeux pour me rendre compte qu’il est dĂ©jĂ  six heures trente. Que la nuit est passĂ©e rapidement ! MalgrĂ© tous mes efforts, je n’arrive

L’histoire de Tahira : les angoisses de la rentrĂ©e

La sonnerie du rĂ©veil retentit, m’interrompant sans aucun Ă©gard en plein milieu d’un rĂȘve. J’ouvre pĂ©niblement les yeux pour me rendre compte qu’il est dĂ©jĂ  six heures trente. Que la nuit est passĂ©e rapidement ! MalgrĂ© tous mes efforts, je n’arrive

L’histoire de Cheikh Khalil : dĂ©but d’un roman historique

Chapitre 1 Un dĂ©part tempĂ©tueux   La nuit Ă©tait dĂ©jĂ  bien avancĂ©e, et des masses de nuages couraient dans le ciel de Naples. La ville s’était entiĂšrement assoupie, mis Ă  part les quelques gardes ensommeillĂ©s qui continuaient Ă  troubler le

L’histoire de Cheikh Khalil : dĂ©but d’un roman historique

Chapitre 1 Un dĂ©part tempĂ©tueux   La nuit Ă©tait dĂ©jĂ  bien avancĂ©e, et des masses de nuages couraient dans le ciel de Naples. La ville s’était entiĂšrement assoupie, mis Ă  part les quelques gardes ensommeillĂ©s qui continuaient Ă  troubler le

Cheikh Khalil’s story: beginning of a historical novel

Chapter 1: Stormy sailing   The night was already well-advanced, dark and moonless. Thick clouds were running in the sky, and Napoli was almost deserted, save for the occasional patrolling of drowsy guards, and the surreptitious movement of shapes entering

Cheikh Khalil’s story: beginning of a historical novel

Chapter 1: Stormy sailing   The night was already well-advanced, dark and moonless. Thick clouds were running in the sky, and Napoli was almost deserted, save for the occasional patrolling of drowsy guards, and the surreptitious movement of shapes entering

The night of museums – Enzo (part five)

If you haven’t read yet chapter 1 – a long day by train, you can start there It’s a marvelously dry and sunny day of Spring. The countryside is blooming with colors and the air is embalmed with the bewitching

The night of museums – Enzo (part five)

If you haven’t read yet chapter 1 – a long day by train, you can start there It’s a marvelously dry and sunny day of Spring. The countryside is blooming with colors and the air is embalmed with the bewitching

First weeks of class – Enzo (part four)

If you haven’t read yet chapter 1 – a long day by train, you can start there The classroom is dim and the attention of most students is directed toward the white plastified canvas where the professor is projecting his

First weeks of class – Enzo (part four)

If you haven’t read yet chapter 1 – a long day by train, you can start there The classroom is dim and the attention of most students is directed toward the white plastified canvas where the professor is projecting his