Although much ink has been devoted to sex, sagas like âStories of a married manâ and âAquilesâ address a moor that few authors have passed through ânon-heteronormative sexuality.â Gonzalo NarvreÃ³n and Aquiles lead Gonzalo NarvreÃ³n, the writer, where his appetite takes them. We talked to Gonzalo Alcaide NarvreÃ³n about these two successful series. Why write two sagas, in which the protagonists are bisexual men, sexuality so little visible and even resisted? Interesting question and I would say that the answer… Read more
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Ever since AmÃ©lie Yan-GouiffÃ¨s decided to dedicate her life to helping others she’s proved that thereâs never a bad time to start following your heart. After working for 17 years managing humanitarian projects in countries such as those in former Yugoslavia, Colombia, Zimbabwe, Eritrea, Nicaragua, Haiti, and Nepal amongst many others, she now supports leaders and change-makers to share their message with the world. Now this debut author, who is an international speaker, coach, humanitarian and a mother, has found… Read more
The present research aims to illustrate the newcomerâs process of becoming an emergent plurilingual member of a heterogeneous and multilingual primary school classroom in Luxembourg. It is an 8-month case study about a child who belongs to one of the ethnic and linguistic communities most affected by school failure in Luxembourg, namely âRomanophonesâ or romance-language speaking students. The country of Luxembourg has three official languages and a lot of diversity. Â Both factors demand a unique educational system. The Luxembourgish educational… Read more
Children must learn about the meaning of gathering, equality and respect from the beginning. Focusing on this matter and using a very proper language and wonderful pictures, âThe fish in blue jeans & other gathering little storiesâ presents short fables. These fables point to the subtle elimination of prejudices through acting on the subconscious. The book also aims to open space for profitable discussions between children and parents, or students and teachers. The main purpose is to help reduce harmful… Read more
The Start of the Ideas Imagine you have to make a gift for your family. And it has to be the perfect gift, it has to reach them so deeply that it gets them excited. You may break your head thinking about the gift, over several weeks. What can excite them all? If the present was only for the nephews, a Scalextric would be nice, if it was for your brother, one of the latest videogames would be perfect. But… Read more
Imagine this… You have received the best news of your life, you are going to be parents! The nine months of pregnancy are chaotic. You spend your time working, asking permission for medical reviews , buying clothes well in advance (by the illusion that entails), painting the room… And suddenly the day comes. It is the most gorgeous baby you’ve seen in your life. The baby has the most beautiful eyes in the world. You have thousands of thoughts that,… Read more
It is a very common misconception for writers to believe that in order to create conflict, some kind of notable event has to take place or some kind of internal suffering needs to be depicted. However, the truth is that if these events were the only elements of conflict present in your book, the story would be pretty flat.