‘Grandma Thanksgiving with her Four Legged Pal’

Another Thanksgiving with the pandemic, however you define it, however you deal with it. I made a promise to myself that I would listen to all definitions and the ways that different people deal with it. …

Ambassador Paul Marc Henry at 72 in haiti in 1991

Wonder why the two are equated? Well, consider getting up in the morning. Are you looking forward to a coffee, getting out the cereal, to a jog, to checking on the kids? Are you going to the bathroom? Do you notice the sound of the toilet flushing?

Well, what if…

Could be so many but was me

It is out there and almost got me

Some months ago, I was invited to take part in a zoom meeting on sex trafficking, something which occurs more often than most people realize. …

We are words and tools

Making sounds

Reaching the spirit

Or crawling through the gut

Changing paths

Or hacking them to pieces

We are words and tools

Waging wars and building bridges

Drawing in those that we love

While destroying those we hate

We are words and tools

Creating languages in space

That order bombs to fall

Or flowers to cajole

We are words and tools

We are the human race

The World’s Divisions Into Age Groups

Almost half a century ago, in my twenties, working as a simultaneous interpreter with the United Nations, I became fascinated with the world’s different perceptions of age. It was at the first UN wolrd population conference in 1974 in Bucharest, Romania. …

Last Drop of Tavel next to this Author’s Books

Last Wednesday, I went to Trader Joe’s to get some food and a bottle of wine. Got some wonderful French frozen beans, some pecorino, some Italian virgin olive oil, a tiny bouquet of flowers and started looking for a white wine for the days when a tomato sauce pasta or…

Tatiana Androsov

A novelist on the sea of life coming, cresting and breaking having traveled near & far from a post WWII immigrant childhood to a UN world of poverty and riches.

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