25 years

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  It has been 25 years since my father died. It’s such a long time that I am tempted to say I don’t remember that time any more… But saying something like that wouldn’t be true. Anyway, today I don’t want to write about my father.  I want to write about my mother instead, about […]

A refugee

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  “It is 3:23 in the morning”. This is how one of my poems starts. It is about loneliness and feeling emotionally cold. I wrote it about two years ago, but tonight I can’t sleep and my mind runs unintentionally into its verses. I’m in the role of refugee. I’ve moved to Dubai more than […]

Dubai libraries

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„So you say that you let the books decide about your destiny?“, asked my lecturer with a sarcastic tone. I was doing my internship, and while having a lunch break I enthusiastically described to him that after many years my favourite book called I dance as fast as I can, written by Barabara Gordon, was published again. I borrowed this book […]

My first school years

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The year 1989 is extremely significant in my life. Beside the crucial fact that the destiny of our – at that time Czechoslovak – republic  finally escaped the path of the cruel communist regime, the autumn before the velvet revolution presented another milestone in my life. I had to start attending the school. There are […]