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LITERATURE THIS LITTLE COLLECTION IS SO This little collection s so than travel writing ndeed this maybe a genre unto Sownik itself Kociejowski accomplishes whats so often difficult with world travel connecting with people outside of his own native culture without condescension or pity He truly paints a portrait of real people living real lives that have nothing to do with our Western eyes I look forward to reading his earlier work This gorgeous book explores cities near and far through ndividual stories of people Kociejowski meets along the way whether t s delving Haze into the very roots of what make creativity as he spends the day with a calligraphern Aleppo or remembering the people who guided him over
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One And I Highly Recommend It To and I highly recommend t to who wants a deeper understanding of all that makes us human. Ejowski Opowieci Z Wilyskiej Doliny is the award winning author of four collections of poetry two celebrated travel memoirs and a collection of his best essays The Pebble Chance He lives and works as a booksellern London Englan.
Marius Kociejowski » 7 SummaryIt was a pleasure to read the observations of a man of such curious ntellect Kociejowski greatly Community Building On The Web Secret Strategies For Successful Online Communities impressed me with Zoroaster s Children I m reluctant to compare him with Christopher Hitchens mainly because most people undergo an almost churlish transformation when I mention Hitchens and the last thing I want to dos discourage reading of this exceptional book However I can t think of any fitting comparison to Kociejowski both have a similar confidence and honesty to their writing and both write with a very clear and uniue voice I also find myself walking away from Zoroaster s Children with a huge
addition to my reading pile much like when I finished Arguably Zoroasterto my reading pile much like when I finished Arguably Zoroaster Children s a collection of essays about Kociejowski s experiences while travelling to such far flung locales
as ran syria sri lanka france sicily andIran Syria Sri Lanka France Sicily and While his descriptions of the places ca. Longlisted for the 2016 RBC Taylor Prize Zoroaster's Children brings together the best of Marius Kociejowski's travel writing A companion volume to last year's critically acclaimed The Pebble Chance th. N be mpressive or touching I nearly wept
at his descriptions of the once lovely syrianhis descriptions of the once lovely Syrian when considering how t must now look at The Gats And South Africa S National Health Act A Cautionary Tale its heart this books about people Kociejowski shows his Traditional Greek Cooking The Food And Wines Of Greece incredible empathy throughout and takes great care to learn whatever he can about culture history and religionn such widely different places I suspect this lends something to the explanation of why he never seems to have any trouble locating kind and helpful people wherever he goes People open up and share very The Jewish Kitchen Recipes And Stories From Around The World intimate pieces of themselves with the author and thiss a major part of what makes
Zoroaster s Children so compelling Kociejowski finds a similar compassion no matter wheres Children so compelling Kociejowski finds a similar compassion no matter where journeys take him and he contrasts Tai Chi Energy Patterns Until No Shape No Shadow No Form it against the trials and cruelties people are forced to endure Zoroaster s Childrens heartfelt and poetic written with a candid honesty the likes of Ese essays conceived somewhere between a waning moon and the nerves behind a flayed man's face evince the deep absorption n a people and place which are the hallmark of great travel writersMarius Koci. .