Proud To Be Ignorant

During my two-hour discussion with a high school teacher earlier this week, the subject came up about why so many foreigners (especially those who have never been here, but sometimes including those who live here) are so hateful towards Romanians. As I had just met a perverted loser a few days before, I was able…

The Heavy Heart of Betrayal

I think sometimes the source of our bitterest sorrow comes from those whom we once trusted and let into our minds (and yes, even our hearts) but then betrayed us. I certainly intend to post some “lighter” fare in the immediate future but before I turn and take a rest, time for one last dance…

Why Am I So Positive About Romania?

Hey, it’s a fair question and I certainly get asked it a lot. I met a couple of nice young women at Sunday’s book party who clearly were thinking it even if they were too polite to say it. I have a few people I’ve known for years who still think this way and one…