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I call her Rosa, probably because of the flower on her skirt, and she lives on top of my chest of drawers in my bedroom next to my bottles of perfume and knick-knacks. My twelve-year-old daughter thinks she’s a little … Continue reading

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Figures From The Past

When I was a child my sisters and I would visit my grandparents in Lisbon every summer. Hours would pass in their stifling top floor flat in the heart of the city. My avós had very few toys to keep … Continue reading

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