Darkness

Short story "Darkness"

DARKNEES SHORT STORY “DARKNESS” Automatic traslation from the original story in Spanish. Not checked manually Tonight, without a moon, darkness had erected its fiefdom on the winding road that, not submitting to Fernando’s effort… on the contrary, the light from its headlights seemed insufficient to him… Looking at the end of the beam of light, … Read more

The Dawn

Short Story The Dawn

THE DAWN SHORT STORY THE DAWN Automatic traslation from the original story in Spanish. Not checked manually The dawn reeled off the first chiaroscuro with which the sun announced its awakening… Some leaden clouds were trying hard to spoil the party… It was still winter, they could win the game, although the fight would surely … Read more

Early September

Short Story "Early September"

EARLY SEPTEMBER SHORT STORY EARLY SEPTEMBER Automatic traslation from the original story in Spanish. Not checked manually That day in early September, the eight o’clock sun was very pleasant. It would take a while for it to get dark… Marta began to get ready. She had a date with someone, practically, unknown. Although she seemed … Read more

Diluculus Twilight

Poème "Diluculus"

POEM DILUCULUS (TWILIGHT) DILUCULUS (TWILIGHT) Automatic traslation from the original story in Spanish. Not checked manually The morning twilight made an effort to help the sun to break the night… He was trying in vain to create his own shadows… In his awakening, he still didn’t have enough light for it. It was the wonderful … Read more

Titivillus

Short Story "Titivillus"

SHORT STORY – TITIVILLUS TITIVILLUS Automatic translation from the original story in Spanish. Not checked manually May 2022 Miguel, sitting in front of his laptop, is writing the last lines of his novel. He is a writer who, in addition to being creative and imaginative, is extremely neat and demanding in his work. He knows … Read more

The Ballroom

Short Story "Dance Room"

SHORT STORY – THE BALLROOM THE BALLROOM Automatic translation from the original story in Spanish. Not checked manually The huge ballroom of the castle, that night was packed with guests eager for fun… Young bodies – men and women – in period clothing moved tirelessly to the chords of a minuet… The only unusual thing … Read more

White Wings

Short Story White Wings

SHORT STORY – WHITE WINGS (ALAS BLANCAS) WHITE WINGS Automatic translation from the original story in Spanish. Not checked manually That day, the autumn lift, already turned into a gale, could not find white wings to scrap… In fact, many centuries ago the world had succumbed to the stupidity and irresponsibility of the human being… … Read more

The Fingers of Circe

CIRCE AND AKIL

SHORT STORIES – THE FINGERS OF CIRCE THE FINGERS OF CIRCE Automatic translation from the original story in Spanish. Not checked manually Circe’s fingertips subtly and unexpectedly brushed against Akil’s strong hand as he struggled to open the car door for her… The humidity and hot air caused a spark of static electricity, which surprised … Read more

Surfing

SHORT STORIES - SURF

SHORT STORIES – SURFING SURFING Automatic translation from the original story in Spanish. Not checked manually The sun, full of joy, began the journey of that summer day, spreading without measure, its summer heat. After a short time, the air began to feel the suffocation of the oppressive heat and to alleviate it, he asked … Read more

The Future

The Future

SHORT STORIES – THE FUTURE THE FUTURE Automatic translation from the original story in Spanish. Not checked manually August 16, 2030 I am sitting on a wonderful terrace near the sea. The climate is pleasant, it is hot, but it is not overwhelming. The sun, without hesitation, illuminates the bodies that, lying on the sand, … Read more

The Garbage Cart

The Garbage Cart

SHORT STORIES -THE GARBAGE CART The Garbage Cart – September 26, 1956 Automatic translation from the original story in Spanish. Not checked manually This afternoon is a magical afternoon. Besides being my birthday, it’s Friday and I won’t go to school until Monday. My mother has picked me up from school and we are going … Read more

April 29, 2027

Stockholm April 29 - 2027

SHORT STORIES – APRIL 29, 2027 April 29, 2027 Automatic translation from the original story in Spanish. Not checked manually Walter had arrived in Stockholm the day before in the late afternoon. He had booked a room in the first luxury hotel that he found on “booking.com”. Total would be one night and he wanted … Read more

The Threatening Peat

The intimidating mob - Photo by M. Wrona on Unsplash

SHORT STORIES – THE THREATENING PEAT The Threatening Peat – Short Stories Series – Copyright © Montserrat Valls and Juan Genovés Automatic translation from the original story in Spanish. Not checked manually José was right next to the bed, ready to go to bed. He felt restless, he had the strange sensation that some danger … Read more