The Magical passkey to Thursday Door (works every other day too)

When I see a door, I hear a No! No entry, no trespassing, watch out for the dogs! Some people are like doors : They are closed, they don’t smile, they are so locked that I feel like running away from them, in case they would turn into real bad dogs.  I see many of them when I travel back home, in Paris. It shocks … Continue reading The Magical passkey to Thursday Door (works every other day too)

The French word of the day: Mur (to ride in peace and to listen to…)

Live from Paris, for another day before we head to Switzerland.. Here is my take on the weekly photo challenge on Wall (mur): First time I saw a bike embed into a Parisian wall, with the logo Ride In Peace, I thought it was a little memorial for an unlucky rider. Then I saw another one, in another district. And another one..So I did my bit … Continue reading The French word of the day: Mur (to ride in peace and to listen to…)

The Golden Key to the Palace of Kings and Emperors

Was I just being talking to an elf? I don’t even dare opening my fist. When I finally do, I can finally breath again : the Golden key of the castle is here ! The castle is mine till dawn!!! The Palace of Fontainebleau has always excited my imagination.  It resonates with warm memories from my childhood, playing hide and seek in its park, eating an ice cream … Continue reading The Golden Key to the Palace of Kings and Emperors

A vial of truth serum, a time travel machine and a bit of family business…

Today’s prompt deals with a Truth Serum :You’ve come into possession of one vial of truth serum. Who would you give it to (with the person’s consent, of course) — and what questions would you ask? ***** “Your mission, Estelea, should you choose to accept it. As always should any member of your IMF force be caught or killed, the secretary will disavow all knowledge of your … Continue reading A vial of truth serum, a time travel machine and a bit of family business…