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Volunteer Haiku

by Sandro Zhvania
As a volunteer
I learn so many new things.
Too soon I must leave…

Authors

Suomalaisia jalanjälkiä Bulgariassa

Viime vuosina filosofian tohtori Sabira Ståhlberg on julkaissut useita Bulgaria-aiheisia kirjoja, mm. Suomen Kaartista (Suomen Kaarti Balkanilla 2015), Mustastamerestä (Matka Kolkhiiseen ja Koiran elämää Mustallamerellä 2014) ja Bulgarian ruokaperinteistä (Orfeuksen maassa 2015).

Tänä vuonna hän on toimittanut kenraali Ramsayn ja perheen kirjeet sotavuosilta 1877–1878, jotka hän on julkaissut yli kolmensadan sivuisessa kirjassa Från Munksnäs till Konstantinopel.

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A Bulgarian Finnish Prime Minister

Professor Venelin Tsachevsky has published a book about Casimir Ehrnrooth in Bulgarian, English and now also in Finnish. Who was this very interesting person from Finland – Russian general, Bulgarian Prime Minister and much more? Lecti Magazine asked Professor Tsachevsky. Tell us something about you I was born in 1948. …

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The Big Cudgel

The “Big Cudgel Story” is in Turkish and comes from the region of Omurtag in northeast Bulgaria. For several years, the author Hasan Yakub Hasan has collected stories in this area.

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Емоция

Творчески текстове на Аглика Николова. Авторката участва в курс по творческо писане на Лекти културен център във Варна от ноември 2014 до юни 2015 г. Приглушена светлина. Запалени свещи на масата. Аромат на печена тиква и канела. Стая изпълнена с топлина, уют. Любов на лъжички. По картините слаби сенки от …

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Multicultural is richness

Finland’s most multilingual author Sabira Ståhlberg writes in at least five languages in original, and publishes books about a wide range of topics from children’s books with Greek mythology to academic works on ethnobiology, not to mention novels and poetry. Between travels, seminars and lectures Lecti Magazine succeeded in catching …

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Poetry Makes You Pay Attention

Canadian poet Stephanie Yorke is a Writer Resident at Lecti during April 2015. After she gave talks at a book store and in the library, we took the opportunity to ask her a few questions. Stephanie is the author of the poetry book Both Boys Climb Trees They Can’t Climb …

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Black Sea Sailing

Review by Arin Murin Journey to Colchis. Trilingual (Swedish, Finnish, English) history about the Black Sea and Göran Schildt’s Black Sea trip in 1963 by Sabira Ståhlberg. Lecti Book Studio, Varna 2014. Read about the book at Lecti Book Studio website here. Buy the book at Lecti Bookshop. Sailing into …