New PDF release: A Hodgepodge of Reflections: Fictional Short Stories with an

By Norma Wettengl

ISBN-10: 1434990796

ISBN-13: 9781434990792

A Hodgepodge of Reflections: Fictional brief tales with a tutorial Slant dwells at the interaction among the existence conditions of its characters in time and position and the human point, to supply a thought-provoking assortment that might satisfaction the fan of fictional brief tales with a 3rd measurement. to not be ignored are the insertions of the author’s homespun philosophy which are bound to strike a responsive chord within the reader’s middle. “A Turkey’s perspective” examines and analyzes the supply relatives and some in their neighbors as they rejoice an afternoon of Thanksgiving. “She Married Her Brother,” examines the implications of lifelong deception, as protagonist Kate offers beginning to Leah after a brief fling in Australia after which pretends to be an older sister. And “Disillusioned Soldier” takes a Jamaican formative years to manhattan urban as a landed immigrant. After Sept. 11, a “radicalized” younger guy is deployed to Iraq. Calvin’s existence as an infantryman portrays the frustrations of conflict that lead him from prepared player to upset veteran.About the writer Norma Wettengl was once born in Jamaica, the place for the following twenty-four years earlier than her departure to Canada, her id was once indelibly marked by means of a West Indian impression. this present day, even if, an older and wiser Canadian lady sees herself as a sobered creature of the universe, having triumphed over her more-than-fair proportion of painful reviews, instead of belonging to anybody tradition. In 1960 she received a Bachelor of Arts measure from Queen’s collage at Kingston, Ontario, and later a degree in schooling from the collage of the West Indies in Jamaica. From an early age, Wettengl well-known in herself a love for phrases and the way they can be used to painting photographs and show principles. It used to be no longer till concerning the yr 1990, despite the fact that, whilst she was once not too busy elevating young children singlehandedly, making ends meet, and solving issues round her to be appealing, that she discovered the time to jot down poetry and brief tales from her domestic in North Vancouver, British Columbia, the place she has resided for the final twenty-three years.

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