Sand in My Shoes--: A Collection of Island Stories

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I.M. Pub., 2005 - Bahamas - 238 pages
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Sand In My Shoes is a collection of inspirational and tenderly funny stories that go beyond the usual idyllic island images. The lively and touching tales include mythical characters, eccentric heroes, and authentic Bahamian vignettes that paint truly delightful pictures of everyday island life.Washed in waves of laughter and tears, this book speaks to the heart. It is filled with unforgettable moments that leave footprints on the shores of our spirits.

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Contents

The Circumstantial Dentist
21
The Potcakes Tale
27
Miss Blanche
35
Copyright

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About the author (2005)

Marina Gottlieb Sarles is a storyteller who grew up in The Bahamas. Her stories draw inspiration from her childhood in the islands, where her immigrant parents were the village doctor and nurse. Educated in Europe and the United States, Marina studied physical therapy and energy healing. A former faculty member of The Barbara Brennan School of Healing in New York, Marina has conducted personal enrichment seminars in Japan, America, and The Bahamas. After spending time abroad, Marina has returned to her root in the northern Bahamas. Along with her husband, James, and their son, Nikolai, she now combs the beaches gathering grains of of faith and hope for her heartwarming and entertaining stories.

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