Before the time of Covid-19, I used to go to the local cafeteria once a month and listen to various writers sharing their stories. After self-publishing my book in 2018, my book designer and friend suggested this would be a good way to connect with like-minded people, so I gave it a try. These events… Continue reading An expedition called self-publishing
Category: Process of learning
Liminal World: Croatia
Liminal World: Croatia (an earthquake in the midst of lockdown and quarantine) In this first episode we’ll visit Croatia. We are going to meet Ivana who’ll walk us through her first days of quarantine. At the beginning of March she changed the biggest performance stage in Croatia for the isolation in Zagreb. Those days were… Continue reading Liminal World: Croatia
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
Be a tourist in your hometown!
– Imagine a stranger – suddenly my girlfriend and I got the idea. – Imagine that he decided to come to our city – I added sarcastically that he was, for sure, out of his mind. Maybe he didn't know what he was getting into?! My friend from childhood laughed. She was always more realistic.… Continue reading Be a tourist in your hometown!
I met my friend one day at the park, near her apartment. Usually, we hang out on Mondays or Wednesdays, as my daughter goes to preschool. It is very expensive here as most places to send your child to either daycare or preschool. Like some parents, my friend decided to stay at home with her… Continue reading Cultural Differences