* Alchemy Farmhouse *

February 27, 2008, 8:22 am
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SO I have been tagged by the fantastic artiste Liz…so here goes:

p. 123

Now the remnants of war are buried in the ground. Ten years ago, when my grandfather was turning up dirt for the first  strawberry bed in our Dacha plot, hit shovel struck metal–a foot long artillery shell, unexploded hibernating since 1944.  A sapper brigade loaded the rusted jacket onto an armored truck and hauled it away. 

-excerpted from Elena Gorokhova’s Belye in The Southampton Review, Volume I No. 1 Summer 2007

check her blog out for more details. This is fun for those of you who are into chain letters and all that jazz…



2 Comments so far
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thanks for trying this out.
lets get together next week.

call me.

Comment by Liz

Somehow i missed the point. Probably lost in translation 🙂 Anyway … nice blog to visit.

cheers, Graduator.

Comment by Graduator

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