Žlutá Tužka Maruška
Nov08

Žlutá Tužka Maruška

There were many awesome things that came from living in Prague. But definitely on the top of the list are the amazing people I met along the way and one in particular my precious Žlutá Tužka Maruška. I met Maruška only a few days after arriving in Prague. A colleague of mine, also an American expat, was having a party at his flat. It was the ideal opportunity to make friends and get to know people as a newcomer. Upon arriving I walked...

Read More
Zlatá Praha
Dec03

Zlatá Praha

One of my favorite Christmas seasons was the year I lived in Prague. The photo above is from Christmas 2000 as I meandered through the Christmas market in Old Town Square. The stalls were replete with hand made glass and wooden ornaments, various knits and textiles, sugary sweets, toys and other bric-a-brac. A blacksmith pounded out small Christmas bells on his anvil while the sweet smell of coal perfumed the air throughout the...

Read More