Greek Honeysuckle and Magnolias The collections of stories in this book are vignettes of my life in the 1930's and 1940's. Greek call them qshadow writingsq and define them as qportraits that slowly fade awayq. I preserved the portraits, arranged them in chronological order and added missing links which to my surprise remained vivid with the passage of time. Greek honeysuckle is the messenger of youth, a frequent companion of my innocence in the process of developing, understanding and merging with life. Magnolias are couriers of everything new. One is very special. Image hereHow I found the million daysa#39; old marble nose in Greek waters and what it meant to ten-year-old me. ... She was always saying strange things like that. ... Aunt Julia was one of six children of Barba Pavlos, my great-uncle on my mothera#39;s side , the branch of the family tree that was definitely deeply involved with foreign- seedanbsp;...
|Title||:||Greek Honeysuckle and Magnolias|
|Publisher||:||Xlibris Corporation - 2013-12|