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Lode Desmet

To Be Continued ...


June 08, 2008 • 0 Comments Bulgaria


To Be Continued ...

Yesterday a hole appeared in our street. In the pockmarked Bulgarian capital Sofia that’s not such an exceptional feat. But this one dug itself in the asphalt right in front of our entrance gate. And that’s less common !   I mean : if there’s a whole long street available, why would that... Full Story



Lode Desmet

Blind & Old Shatterhand


May 21, 2008 • 0 Comments Bulgaria


Blind & Old Shatterhand

I once lived under the honest impression that the people in the Balkans loved Westerns.   A lot of shooting has been going on here – and I guess that this fact unconsciously played on my (creative) mind when I was trying to interpret the name that so many restaurants in the region here... Full Story



Lode Desmet

His Master`s Toilet


April 18, 2008 • 0 Comments Bulgaria


His Master`s Toilet

I finally discovered where our cat Stravinsky`s toilet is. It`s under a car that stands rusting in our neighbour`s garden. The peeling light grey carcass - with patches of dark green moss - has been there since we moved here.

At the end of the summer when the apples have become so ripe that... Full Story





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