The Horned Girl & Other Bedtime Stories

These pictures stir fleeting memories in various stages of my childhood – and  deeply, so that I am suddenly floating in someone’s bed – maybe between Baka and Dedo, they are reading the Bible and I am looking at the pictures in my Grimm Fairy Tales book, snuggled or […]

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Books I Want

Leisurely roam around the Tattered Cover on East Colfax today and I can’t get enough of the books. If I didn’t already have a thousand boxes in storage, full of books, longing for shelves I’d go bonkers buying more of them, especially in a book haven like this one.Sometimes […]

By |December 5th, 2011|Tags: , , , |Comments Off on Books I Want

Dancing became my very Reason

                                             (image from Kurdish Globe article)I found a beautiful site akaKurdistan  while researching 1930’s Persia late one night and was charmed by the adventure: cross-culture multi-culture overlapping stories – these that are so deeply embedded in my imagination.’When, after the tragic death of my father, the […]