Jeroen van Honk

Jeroen van Honk is a writer residing in Leiden, The Netherlands. His work has previously been published in The Quotable and Eyeshot, among others, and he is frequently preoccupied by the (for writers troublesome) disconnect between words and what they represent. Find him on his website.

Stories by Jeroen van Honk

Making the Eyes

Illustrated by Hannah Nolan

It was dinner time and as usual they were all focused on that one monitor, about halfway up, on the left. “Here he comes,” Paul said. “Ah, yes! And there’s the daughter,” Kenny confirmed. They were all rather satisfied looking at the screen. They knew what was going to happen, but everyday again they were religiously pleased with …