Author: Maia Gaskovski

Arts & Culture

By the Hearth

In this house, there are numerous copies and editions of A Christmas Carol, by Charles Dickens, stowed away in Ikea bookshelves. Traditionally, during the Advent season, the whole family congregates together on some evenings and we read the story aloud to each other. This tale is a pressed flora specimen […]

Arts & Culture

The Suspects

“The impossible could not have happened, therefore the impossible must be possible in spite of appearances.” ~ Agatha Christie, Murder on the Orient Express I first encountered this book in a Swiss airport a few years ago, while we were waiting for our flight. There was a book kiosk near […]