• My Writings / My Books

    Why Rather Be as the title ?

    A few people asked me some details about the title of my novel. Indeed, if you translate Rather Be, it gives rather … an enigmatic strand as a title. But, in fact, it was not necessary to translate it, but refer to the lyrics of the song of the English band, Clean Bandit. As many of you know, I often write listening to music and, of course, my playlist contains a few tracks from my favorite band Pentatonix. However, this band took over Rather Be in 2014 in a version that they always challenged me. The words resonated in me with images of my family that imposed themselves on my…

  • My Writings / My Books

    Rather Be

    Today, I want to talk to you about my baby, Rather Be. Some have heard about it for months (see a year for the most faithful…), but without really knowing what I was talking about. So, let’s lift the veil… Rather Be is my first novel. You should know that I never had the pretension of becoming an author. I write for my pleasure and this blog was originally created to keep my friends informed during my many trips and avoid repetitive emails. Certainly, some publishers have used my pen for a few professional books, but writing in an area of expertise has nothing to do with writing a novel.…

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    Friendship Stronger than Love

    Everyone has their own definition of friendship, as well as the importance it gives to it. Some of my friends would say that in this area, I can be excessive, invasive… as always. It’s part of my charm! The different vagaries of life have shown me that friends (the true, the sincere) remain by your side, even when you are in the wall or at the bottom of the abyss. They show themselves honestly on every occasion, even if they say to you when you derail completely. They don’t hesitate to pull your shoulder straps up to help you overcome your difficulties or wait patiently until your blood stroke or…