Author Archives: ester.s.mingot

About ester.s.mingot

I have always enjoyed writing, but never really decided to do it professionally until last year. I had been unemployed for quite some time, and well, when I realised that I had had enough of wasting time, I decided to give it a try. Ever since I started I've written a book for Personal Novel under the pseudonym of Morgan S. Mingot. I've never taking any writing course before, so I hope to enjoy this one! English is not my mother tongue (I'm from Spain) so forgive any misspelling (or better still, tell me when I make them ;-)

LESSON 7-A very decent proposition

It was exactly the third time that Ahmed had set foot on the girls’ apartment and probably the first one that he had ventured to close the door behind him. Normally he would wait at the threshold and only dare … Continue reading

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Lies

Second attempt with the present tense… *** I have a look at the watch as the bus reaches the final stop. It’s only seven thirty but it’s already pitch black outside. The last couple of passengers get off the bus impatiently, … Continue reading

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The Answer

“How are things going with Daniel?” Thomas asks casually, as he makes himself comfortable on one of the fluffy couches at the back of the café. “Why don’t we sit outside?” Catherine asks, nervously. “Everyone’s sitting at the terrace and … Continue reading

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An Uncomfortable Misunderstanding

  Holly was over the moon. She could not believe he had accepted her invitation. He, Thomas Jones. Mr Thomas Jones, the most interesting and intelligent man she had ever met, had agreed to have dinner with her at her … Continue reading

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Exercise lesson 3 – Perfect Recipe

  It had been a long and tiring day at the café. Ever since she hung the “Open” sign on the door at 6am that morning, customers had been coming in and out as in procession. Mondays were usually like … Continue reading

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Taking Sides

Hello everyone. I believe I´ve fallen a bit behind these days. I´ve been travelling a little, so I didn´t have much time. Anyway, here I´ve tried to experiment a little bit and write a dialogue following the “Creative writing ideas … Continue reading

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The Invisibles

George was standing in front of the supermarket shelf displaying innumerable boxes of cereal. It was massive. When did that happen? How could cereal have mushroomed like that in a matter of … How many years? Two, three? Ok, maybe … Continue reading

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Hello everyone!

Hello everyone, I’m Ester, currently unemployed but previously an interpreter, tour guide, teacher… you name it! I have always enjoyed writing, but never really did it professionally until last year. I had been unemployed for quite some time, and well, when … Continue reading

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