Sallie’s Book Reviews Interviews Zoe

Sallie’s Book Reviews blog interviews authors about their books. Sallie suggested to Mary that I do an interview with her so I did! Tell us a little about yourself and your background My name is Zoe Lambros, I’m Greek and an artist. I was born in Farsala (near...

A Woman Named Mabel…

Mabel is a wonderful name, isn’t it? Its very Australian, and since Evy and I are refugees in this country, I thought of naming my first motorcycle Mabel. The story of how I came up with it is interesting. I wanted something that represented my new country that was...

My Home in Farsala (Φάρσαλος) Greece

Farsala is on the outskirts of Larissa – a farming community where I grew up and nearby is Athena’s Bluff. I have spent a lot of time up there. Farsala (Greek: Φάρσαλα), known in Antiquity as Pharsalos (Ancient Greek: Φάρσαλος, Latin: Pharsalus), is a city...

Tracing Your Family Roots: The Story of Greek Jews in WW2

Evy and I spent the war trying to save Greek Jews by forging papers (that is when we weren’t trying to be mean to each other or when I wasn’t throwing rocks at her or wanting to kill her.) so they could escape. Sometimes that worked and other times, those...