Monthly Archives: November 2013

Music, a language everybody understands: First steps into the music world

I came across the first pieces of music in my early years, when I was about two and able to listen to my father’s songs. He was a good singer and most pieces he performed were “doinas”, which are lyrical … Continue reading

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Către Barbados, insula fără ape curgătoare: Popasul la Londra

Am aterizat la Londra după aproape trei ore de zbor. Londra este orașul pe care vroiam să-l vizităm încă din 1990 și iată, ocazia a venit după zece ani. Niciodată nu e prea târziu pentru împlinirea viselor! Am trecut cu … Continue reading

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The Four Seasons of my Earlier Years: My Springs

Originally posted on In search of Right Words:
The spring of my childhood meant Easter break, some work in the wet and refreshed fields, some long walks to the nearest grove, nine kilometres away, the little March amulet tradition and…

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First trip to Paris, the City of Lights

We first visited Paris in 2001 and we wanted to see everything we could. It was early spring and the weather was not good. It rained a lot and the wind made things worse. But we managed to see the … Continue reading

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Belgium, the bridge between Germanic and Latin Europe

I first visited Brussels in 1999. In 2000 I brought my family here. What impressed me from the very beginning were the buildings, especially the famous Belgian houses with their specific architecture, a mixture of the southern and northern styles. … Continue reading

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Notre premier voyage à Paris, la Ville des Lumières

Nous avons visité Paris pour la première fois en 2001 et nous voulions voir tout ce que nous pouvions. C’était au début du printemps mais il ne faisait pas très beau. Il pleuvait beaucoup et le vent ne faisait qu’empirer … Continue reading

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Limba română sau întoarcerea acasă prin cuvinte

Am răspuns invitației unei colege de a contribui la Ziua europeană a blogurilor multilingve cu un articol în limba mea maternă. Cum scriu mai rar în românește s-ar putea să mai scap câte o greșeală pe ici, pe acolo, mai … Continue reading

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