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About Parallel Galaxy

"Sail away from the safe harbor. Catch the trade winds in your sails. Explore. Dream. Discover.” Mark Twain

Fly or fight

We lay calm in our beds that night. Even the baby, for once, slept soundly; even the dog, out in its kennel. And perhaps that was the odd thing, after all: how trustingly we slumbered. As if fate had gifted … Continue reading

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If I can do it, so can you

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What did you want to do when you were five years old? I wanted to be a driver of a big red London bus. I thought that would be the best job in the…

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Library Lounge – B2 Boutique Hotel Zurich | Book Patrol: A Haven for Book Culture – seattlepi.com

Library Lounge – B2 Boutique Hotel Zurich | Book Patrol: A Haven for Book Culture – seattlepi.com.

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Social bonds breed heroes!

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Gilbert Becaurd

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The river Svetlana

The River was frustrated. She felt trapped in the same strait. She wanted to go back to her roots, the Parent-Glacier.  She wanted to see the Big World that was hidden behind the dull trees and rocks that surrounded her. … Continue reading

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Lost and Found

When the sun came out, everything suddenly became CLEAR. RESOLVED. CERTAIN. The restless shadows that wouldn’t leave me alone for such a long time… That’s all makes total sense now.  The ghosts from the future play…  The cast… Why didn’t you … Continue reading

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Up!

“I never saw unicorn alive before!” said Alice. “Well, now that we have seen each other,” said the Unicorn, “if you’ll believe in me, I’ll believe in you. “ (Lewis Carroll [Charles Lutwidge Dodgson] (1832-1898), Through the Looking-Glass, ch. VII, Macmillan … Continue reading

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Healer

She could stop the bleeding, make the pain go away and comfort a restless baby with one light touch of her hand. The entire village was filled with the pungent smell of roses from her garden. When they asked her how she does it, … Continue reading

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In the middle, somewhat elevated

The city was long-lived, was useful and practical.  It had all reasons to be happy. But it wasn’t. First, the heart of the city was taken over by buildings.  They said that it is going to be the tallest city … Continue reading

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The Samurai Creed

Acceleration was overwhelming. I finally parted with the launch vehicle that brought me to the orbit.   It was chasing after me now in a crazy revenge, like the past that is always  trying to hijack your present.  Or like your own misconception about yourself … Continue reading

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