Anna Kucewicz

May 3, 2017
Finally, a book about us!

“Are My Roots Showing” is a light hearted fictional breeze through the exploits of British born Magda Mikołajczyk, as she goes to Warsaw to teach Polish. It’s full of wonderful...

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May 3, 2017
Plumbing problems abroad – not for the faint-hearted

Over ten years ago I took the plunge to buy a little Kraków studio apartment. Many British Poles, particularly from London had been doing this for years, finding gems within...

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May 3, 2017
Win a copy of “Are My Roots Showing?”

Win a copy of Karola Gajda's "Are My Roots Showing?"  Send me your best ponglish/pinglish expression by 15th May - the best one (in my humble opinion) wins the prize!...

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May 3, 2017
word of the week – namolny

namolny - intrusive, persistent, unrelenting, nagging I was sent this word in an email from my friend in Kraków who is looking after the remont (renovation) of our flat’s bathroom....

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May 3, 2017
Lost memories, life in the camps

It's a little-known fact that the Polish Armed Forces in Exile were the third largest Allied fighting force in the West after Britain and the US. If, like me, you...

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