Romania’s Cristina Costea talks about “Beyond the Night Sky”

You have already met Cristina Costea from Romania. Romanians are known for their vivid imagination and intense spirituality, which they have expressed through their architecture, music, crafts, and traditions. Cristina is from that breed, intense but soft spoken.


Mane’s and Ani’s moving, heartfelt stories from Armenia

These two beautiful people, Mane Mehrabian and Ani Sargsyan, are from distant Armenia. Armenia is the smallest of the former Soviet republics. It is bounded by Georgia on the north, Azerbaijan on the east, Iran on the south, and Turkey on the west.

Freya Watson on the richness that words carry in the languages

My background, and therefore my writing, is quite eclectic. Growing up in an Irish-speaking Baha’í family gave me a perspective on life that is sensitive to the minority view.

What Vibeke Mouridsen learned that Denmark and Scotland share besides the old Vikings

Vibeke Mouridsen comes from the rainy but also very beautiful country Denmark. You may never have heard of Denmark, but you might know some famous Danish writers and poets like Soren Kirkegaard and H.C. Andersen and his fairy tale The Little Mermaid.

Magic Diary has spread its magic in the Media

We are honored that the Magic Diary project has been featured in the press lately. Several newspapers from India---like Hitavada Sunday Insight, Shillong Times,  and online papers like Kerala Times and IBNS---and a French paper, The Bugle,  have brought attention to our literary project. "An Indian journalist brings storytellers of world together." April 9, 2017 Sunday Insight, The … Continue reading Magic Diary has spread its magic in the Media

Release of vol. II, stories from Europe and Africa, on 22 April

We are extremely excited to announce that A Pocketful of Dreams: vol. II, Europe and Africa is being released on 22 April. Eighteen storytellers from UK, Scotland, Ireland, Russia, Armenia, Belgium, France, Italy, Hungary, Denmark, Russia, Romania, Iran, Morocco, Mauritius, Egypt, and Zambia are sharing intriguing stories of drama, dreams, and hope. Volume II includes  illustrations  by … Continue reading Release of vol. II, stories from Europe and Africa, on 22 April

How Ry Auscitte Wrote “Anemoia” (part 2): The Writing Journey

In these stories a lifetime of irreplicable experiences and conserved knowledge of generations with a unique cultural spin on the ordinary matters are encompassed... The Magic Diary project sounded promising and I decided to give it a try.