Monthly Archives: February 2012

Gellért Hotel and Baths

There is much to write about Gellért’s past, a book’s worth, in fact. For now, I will give you a brief history of this wonderful place, where my parents came as youth to bathe in the summertime. Gellért’s origins date … Continue reading

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Historic Place

I returned to my homeland, to the place of my birth, the country I hadn’t seen in five decades. I needed to research my book, in Hungary. I had grown up, from a young age, in Canada, and knew little … Continue reading

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Sixth Challenge

The day I decided to tackle my sixth challenge—to write a book—was a beautiful spring day, with daffodils just coming into bud. But I was pacing the floor, talking to myself. I didn’t want to fail. The early sun cast … Continue reading

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Reason to Write

Ever since I can remember, I have wanted to write, but I thought I lacked the magic of word power. From a young age I knew I was creative, but perhaps because of my insecurity, or because I had to … Continue reading

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