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By Norma Wettengl

ISBN-10: 1434990796

ISBN-13: 9781434990792

A Hodgepodge of Reflections: Fictional brief tales with an educational Slant dwells at the interaction among the existence situations of its characters in time and position and the human aspect, to supply a thought-provoking assortment that would pride the fan of fictional brief tales with a 3rd measurement. to not be neglected are the insertions of the author’s homespun philosophy which are certain to strike a responsive chord within the reader’s middle. “A Turkey’s perspective” examines and analyzes the provide family members and some in their acquaintances as they rejoice an afternoon of Thanksgiving. “She Married Her Brother,” examines the results of lifelong deception, as protagonist Kate provides start to Leah after a quick fling in Australia after which pretends to be an older sister. And “Disillusioned Soldier” takes a Jamaican adolescence to long island urban as a landed immigrant. After Sep 11, a “radicalized” younger guy is deployed to Iraq. Calvin’s lifestyles as an infantryman portrays the frustrations of struggle that lead him from keen player to dissatisfied veteran.About the writer Norma Wettengl was once born in Jamaica, the place for the subsequent twenty-four years sooner than her departure to Canada, her identification used to be indelibly marked through a West Indian impression. at the present time, despite the fact that, an older and wiser Canadian lady sees herself as a sobered creature of the universe, having triumphed over her more-than-fair percentage of painful studies, instead of belonging to anyone tradition. In 1960 she acquired a Bachelor of Arts measure from Queen’s college at Kingston, Ontario, and later a degree in schooling from the college of the West Indies in Jamaica. From an early age, Wettengl famous in herself a love for phrases and the way they can be used to painting pictures and convey principles. It was once now not till in regards to the yr 1990, even if, whilst she was once now not too busy elevating childrens singlehandedly, making ends meet, and solving issues round her to be attractive, that she discovered the time to write 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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