The Mystery of the Zoom Call Murder III

“I have a very strong question!” Martin was not sure, if questions could be strong, but he could imagine, what Sibylle was trying to say. “Shoot!” Maybe this was also not the best choice of words in this situation. “I watched the incident again and again. And I watched your reactions – to be honest,…

The Mystery of the Zoom Call Murder II

“Gregor!”, yelled Radek. The others joined in: “Gregor, are you alright?” Alexej said: “If that is a joke, it is not a funny one.” Honza stayed calm: “This is surely one of Gregor’s pranks. Well done, Gregor, but I won’t give you an Oscar. That was way too melodramatic.” “Do you think, he is alright?”,…

A Molequest

Dear Ronin, Do You remember the task you gave me at the beginning of winter? You asked me to talk to the moles in your garden, to go into hibernation. It was a challenging task, I have to admit. My experience with talking to moles comes down to two encounters. One very sad one about…

On The Hunt

This writing challenge was born out of the abstract of a computer science paper on the topic of theorem provers, one of my muses is working on. I read it and immediately had this crime story idea. That says a lot about me and my brain, I guess... (and how it can find murder in…

The Lion, the Tigress and the Night

Once upon a time there was a lion. Not a complete lion, he was a halfbred. Half lion, half human. He lived in a human world, in a human city and did human things all day long. One stormy night, he met someone, who was a bit like him: A tigress, half human, half beast.…

Learning Czech

Learning a new language is the kind of adventure, I take on with a smile. I love the concept of language as a whole and studying different types of it is one of my long running hobbies. I am not able to speak that many, because most of the time, I just love reading about…