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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 conditions of its characters in time and position and the human point, to supply a thought-provoking assortment that would 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 absolute to strike a responsive chord within the reader’s center. “A Turkey’s perspective” examines and analyzes the furnish kin and some in their associates as they have fun an afternoon of Thanksgiving. “She Married Her Brother,” examines the implications of lifelong deception, as protagonist Kate supplies start to Leah after a quick fling in Australia after which pretends to be an older sister. And “Disillusioned Soldier” takes a Jamaican early life to long island urban as a landed immigrant. After 9-11, a “radicalized” younger guy is deployed to Iraq. Calvin’s existence as an infantryman portrays the frustrations of struggle that lead him from keen player to disenchanted veteran.About the writer Norma Wettengl used to be born in Jamaica, the place for the following twenty-four years sooner than her departure to Canada, her id used to be indelibly marked by means of a West Indian impression. this day, besides 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 received a Bachelor of Arts measure from Queen’s college 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 photos and show rules. It was once now not until eventually in regards to the 12 months 1990, although, while she was once not too busy elevating youngsters singlehandedly, making ends meet, and solving issues round her to be attractive, that she chanced on 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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