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Only human

March 20, 2014

Lately I’ve felt like a priest, going to visit the sick to sit with them a while and offer them comfort. An old friend of mine and her husband caught a nasty virus while working in England and now they’re back home to rest and recuperate. Was the money there good? Yes, but both of… Read More ›


Off the grid

Yesterday I read an article in a Romanian newspaper which left me grinning for the rest of the day. It was entitled There are people who exist that don’t exist, about people who have no IDs and don’t “exist”. My partial translation: Are there people who exist that don’t exist? The subject was brought to… Read More ›



One interesting and true thing you’ll always hear foreigners say is how damned delicious tomatoes are in Romania. It’s true. And what’s even more delicious are the ones you grow in your own window :) Sweeter than sugar.