A Self Effacing Man

I’m delighted to announce that the latest in the Greek Village Series is now available for pre-order on Amazon: Get it here! If it is in your nature to put others before yourself, what do you do when someone makes a play for the person you have secretly loved for years? Maria is illiterate, and…

Fillipos’s Honey Cake

So delicious. This is Fillipos from the bakery’s recipe for Honey Cake which you can buy at the bakery or have served with coffee over at Theo’s Kafenio. Let me know how yours turns out! Ingredients 1 cup of flour 1 1/2 teaspoon baking powder A good pinch of salt 1/2 teaspoon ground cinnamon Grated zest of orange…

Independence!

A few years ago I lived in a rented apartment on March 25th street, in Nafplio. It’s a pretty strange name for a road, but a very useful aide memoir, and it’s a date I never forget. March 25th is Independence Day in Greece. Earlier this week, with just a few days to go, I was…

Under The Covers with Sara Alexi

Dario Ciriello, writer and blogger, flattered me with an interview which he posted on his site today. We had such fun talking and his questions were interesting and led smoothly one into the other. You can find the interview here