Luctor et Emergo

Do you have a favorite motto, phrase or mantra that keeps you positive or motivated? Maybe it’s something from a favorite book, or a quote from someone you admire. I have many of these: ‘Stay calm and carry on,’ ‘when the going gets tough, the tough get going,’ and of course, ‘when life gives you … More Luctor et Emergo

For Cultural Understanding: A Different Concept of Space

With the onset of the COVID-19 Pandemic, some of the details addressed in this article have been greatly modified.  You can first read the original article below to get a frame of reference for a traditionally Dutch concept of space, then read the UPDATE at the end to find out how social space in the Netherlands has been affected by COVID-19. … More For Cultural Understanding: A Different Concept of Space

Escape From the Ordinary

You’ve arrived on our site, which is the first destination on the road to freedom!  Now you can enjoy the European travel experience year-round, without scheduling, financial, pandemic, or seasonal constraints.  We provide ‘cultural fiction’ at its finest. ______________ Coming in November 2020! The Plucked Hen, a work of cultural fiction and Kindle Short Read … More Escape From the Ordinary