Tag Archives: True Stories

Truthtelling or selctive memories

Funny things happen when family meets after a long time without seeing each other. In our family we always come back to our childhood summers when our cousins visited – sometimes for weeks. My seven year older brother remembers all … Continue reading

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Letter to my mother

Last Sunday was like any other Sunday. A normal family Sunday. My extended family sharing a meal  and some talk. Three generations. Enjoying our time together. We missed someone. The fourth generation – my mother, who should had been there. … Continue reading

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My roof is leaking and the wind is howling.

  My roof is leaking and the wind is howling. 63 years after the house was built. 20 years after the house deserved its place in the village “main street”. 7 years after I moved in. 5 years after that I … Continue reading

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O you who feed the little bird

Bless our food o God. Amen. Today this little bird was fed by my sister in-law`s leftovers from Saturday`s Bacalao. The question is: Where have the fish gone? I couldn`t find one bite of fish. Just potatoes, red pepper and … Continue reading

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True Stories

@Shimelle.com Shimelle`s class started today and I love the first lesson. I can write about anything but I did wrestle with the question and answers prompts. Made me think I have stopped asking and getting questions. Maybe I have turned … Continue reading

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