A broken country. The will to survive. Is the cost too high to abandon the life you know?
When the political climate in Bulgaria changed in 1989, internal struggles remained. Would leaving her country improve her family's life? With her husband and two young children in tow, the author leaves behind her country, family, and friends, and moves to the U.S. Will language and cultural barriers stand in the way of her achieving the "American dream"?
The Wanderer is an emotional, enlightening memoir about the author's heartaches and joys in learning to acclimate to a new culture, while retaining the essence of her own heritage. If you like heartwarming anecdotes about struggle and survival, you'll love this book.
Get your copy today and explore the hardships and joys of being an immigrant.
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Table of Contents
Chapter 1: Faith
Chapter 2: Bulgarian Magical Wand
Chapter 3: Wine and Love
Chapter 4: Martenitsa – a Thread of Hope
Chapter 5: Flowers and Love
Chapter 6: Proshka – the Art of Forgiveness
Chapter 7: Colorful Eggs and Sweet Memories
Chapter 8: Name Days – the Season to Cheer
Chapter 9: White Roses
Chapter 10: Fearless
Chapter 11: Horo – the Circle of Love
Chapter 12: Samodiva Cheshma – the Magic of Water
Chapter 13: Soul of the Bread
Chapter 14: Healers of the Soul
Chapter 15: Orisia or Choice
Chapter 16: Skinny Tulips
Chapter 17: The Soul of a Tree
Chapter 18: The Gate – Coffee, Cigarettes, and a Drop of Wine
Chapter 19: Don’t Be Late
About the Author