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Day 152 – Some sort of conversations with Ephia (Part II)

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Almost fours months ago, I wrote here, about some attempts to communicate with Ephia throughout the day. Let’s go back and compare how much did we achieve during this time, since she is joggling three different languages. – Good morning Ephia! How are you? – Heou! (Hello) Enough? raising her hands into the air for me to pick her up. We go towards the bathroom, her holding...

Day 79 – Soap opera news, prisoners who have priority and the funeral of my computer

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My phone is buzzing on the table. I look at the screen and I pick it up with enthusiasm. “Hi dad! What’s up? Haven’t heard from you in a while.”  I hear an almost imperceptible sigh on the other end and then: “Umm, I’m fine. I had some horrible couple of months and news flash…ummm…you know…I have to tell you something…” What came...

Day 51 – Weird conversation with my pain

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I hear a knock like someone knocking on the door. I ignore it and move on with my day. “It’s nothing important.” I tell myself. The knocking becomes stronger and stronger. “What are you? Leave me alone, I need to get on with my day.” “I am your pain and I am kind of offended that you keep choosing to ignore me.” I hear the answer while a strike in my stomach makes me...

Day 47 – Some sort of conversations with Ephia

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Some attempts to communicate with my daughter throughout the day. “Good morning little wonder, how are you?” “Enough?” She answers with her hands in the air trying to reach me. We enter the kitchen; we see Thomas sleeping in the armchair. “Look Ephia, it’s Thomas! Thomas!” “Tatasssssss!” she says pointing at him and smiling. Outside, walking hand in...

Writer In Florence Ela Vasilescu