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Memories of my mother – Professor Albert Fenech

My mother was Portuguese¬† and through various turns of life events came to Malta with two very young daughters, eventually ending up marrying my father.   She was ebullient, full of fun, had a great sense of humour [and a naughty one at that] She was a great home maker in spite of the modest means of our existence. We had a never ending … Read More Memories of my mother – Professor Albert Fenech

And from the island of love, a poem from the Professor …. Roasted Grape Loaf

Poetry and love go together and this being the month of love makes it a good time to share a poem by Professor Oliver Friggieri which he wrote at my request a few months ago after a discussion on the use of local food in poetry. I got to know the Professor and his wife Eileen well, sitting around their kitchen table as he … Read More And from the island of love, a poem from the Professor …. Roasted Grape Loaf