Canada

I belong here

I clearly remember the day when I first said: "I long to belong." It was during one of those everyday moments. I was playing a game with my daughter that she had brought from Kindergarten. The game was often on her list of homework and we practiced it in different situations. (For example, while we… Continue reading I belong here

Canada, Process of learning

Cabbage, Rice pudding, Goulash and Pro-D Day

A couple of years ago I spoke with my mother over Skype.  - So, she is sleeping? - she asked. My mom was waiting to see her granddaughter. - Yes, she fell asleep half an hour ago. She didn’t sleep well last night. She woke up several times and probably needs to sleep now to… Continue reading Cabbage, Rice pudding, Goulash and Pro-D Day

Canada

The Lieutenant Governor of BC

 - Am I a woman? - it was the first question I asked.  - Yes - he replied.  - Am I a representative of a political party? - I was aiming towards the only answer I knew. - No - he said, and all of the people turned to look at the next person.  There… Continue reading The Lieutenant Governor of BC