Category Archives: Family Dynamics

The Tastes of Midnight Snacks

Now, the only place you can savor the midnight snacks you and your parents and siblings shared is in your memories, translated… When we were younger, my mother, for the sakes of making ends meet, she’d delivered the newspapers in … Continue reading

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To the Father Who Raised Me…

Did you, “raise” me, or did I have to RAISE myself??? To the father who “raised” me, yeah, I guess, you’d, never made me worry about money, or anything materialistic, I’d had, EVERYTHING I’d needed, provided for me, without having … Continue reading

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Communicating in an Alternative Way

The end result was, still as the woman hoped for, because she’d used techniques, and her research, to finally persuade her husband, translated… Being a husband and wife is probably the MOST important relationship in life, but because we’re from … Continue reading

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The Joys of Having More Than One Child in the Family

On motherhood, translated… When I was growing up, I’d always felt enormous pressures on me, being the eldest child, not only was I supposed to let my younger sister have everything, I’d needed to help my parents look after her, … Continue reading

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Letters from Home

How the mother had, kept the worries away from getting to her son who’s away, serving in the armed services, translated… The first time I’d written a letter, I was in the fifth grade, back then, my fourth uncle went … Continue reading

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A Stray Dog, a Short Prose

The dog is a metaphor of this man, it’s really, sad, if you think about it, a short prose, translated… He brought a stray home, his mother and wife both said it’d stunk.  But recently, they’d started commending on how … Continue reading

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The Old Prince

How this man’s steady love, made such a great difference to the ones he loved, translated… The tall, dark and handsome princes who rescued the princesses in the fairytales are unreal, but this old prince is, more than real. The … Continue reading

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