Genovefa

Genovefa

Author anonymous
12.04.2015
“We cannot find any corpse in the lake.” The words of the officer in charge penetrate into Michael's awareness only with delay. “Are you certain? You are the only witness.” With that the water rescue officer exchanges a loaded look with one of the divers. Michael opens ...
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At the Top of the Ocean

At the Top of the Ocean

Author anonymous
01.09.2012
There is a place in the deep blue ocean where it is so deep that its true depth cannot even be measured. The reason for this is because there must be a point on this planet that is as deep as the deepest sadness known to our world. The deepest sadness of the world also ...
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Like No Where Else in the World

Like No Where Else in the World

Author anonymous
01.09.2012
The cleaning lady paused for a second as she found, while tidying up Room 218, a piece of paper, apparently thrown away, that had been covered in colourful writing. Every word had been written carefully in a different colour - red, blue, yellow, orange and brown - as ...
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The St. Bernhard-Dachshund

The St. Bernhard-Dachshund

Author anonymous
01.09.2012
Bella, the female St. Bernhard who belonged to the vigilius owners, often played with the children of guests currently visiting the mountain resort, a pastime which included generous amounts of jumping around along with stretching her legs out long while letting ...
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Hiking through the Devils Playground

Author anonymous
20.09.2010
The road curved languidly around mountain ridges that rose out of a flat desert floor - a vast waste land of tumbleweed and Joshua trees. After days of relatively infertile landscape, around one curve I noticed a mountain ridge that looked even more barren than all the ...
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The Grim from Lake Jocher

Author anonymous
01.08.2010
The men stood motionlessly around the lake. Quietly, almost cautiously they had made their way as lumbering shapes here, one after the other, sometimes alone or in small groups. Even from Pawigl and naturally from Partschins they had come up here, whispering or ...
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Once upon a time

Author anonymous
05.11.2009
A slightly spicy aroma from various mountain herbs, blending with the fragrance of the most beautiful and colourful alpine flowers, seems more immediate and intensive with the sun standing at its midday zenith. A warm breeze can be felt, though one would never believe ...
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Bovine Lust

Author anonymous
10.09.2009
A year ago today my husband nearly died on this mountain. That morning, he woke up complaining that he had dreamt of "the skeleton who cuts the hay." "Not hay!" I said; "souls isn't it?"

Just like today it was a lovely, clear late-summer day. George's ...
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Striving for the summit

Author anonymous
15.03.2009
At 10:00 am, six ladies meet at the vigilius mountain resort Reception Desk. All are dressed functionally equipped according to the Hotel's suggestions for a snowshoe excursion: snow cap brand Head, snow goggles from Prada, snow jacket from Bogner, snow pants from Jet ...
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Tranquility

Author anonymous
04.02.2009
I see the wind blowing soft sand particles over the dunes, the gentle ripples making the desert look like a vast lake, a mirage, under the bright sky. The sense of peacefulness and quiet is hard to match, the depth of thought and contemplation limitless. Could ...
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Scottish mountain story

Author anonymous
07.06.2008
This is a Scottish mountain story

A lot of people think that the Haggis is made out of sheeps stomach and filled full of strange morbid things. This is crazy, no-one would eat that!

The Haggis is actually a small cute furry animal about the size ...
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The perfect day

Author anonymous
11.01.2008
7:30 am. The alarm rings. Getting up is somehow easier today. I look out of the window and laugh. Yesterday it snowed the entire day. Today the sun shines brilliantly in a blue sky; the first sun rays begin to tickle my face as well as – most importantly – the 50 ...
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A small important celebration

Author anonymous
30.08.2007
San Leo – a small Italian hamlet of four or five farms nestled in the hilly landscape between Urbino and Fano. Each and every house here looks like it has been standing for centuries – because it has. On one of the farming properties here, a family from South Tyrol ...
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