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By Christina Strigas

Christina Strigas is a Canadian poet, raised by Greek immigrants, and has written three poetry books. Her latest, Love & Vodka, has been featured by CBC Books in, “Your Ultimate Canadian Poetry List: 68 Poetry Collections Recommended by you.”
LOVE & METAXA, her fourth poetry book is coming out May 25, 2021.
In her spare time, Christina enjoys foreign cinema, reading the classics, and cooking traditional Greek recipes that have been handed down from her grandmother.

30 replies on “Tell me”

Blame it on Cate, she’s a good influence on this old man and a better friend I couldn’t wish for in this lifetime. She still laughs at my corny jokes and war stories.
( ͡° ͜ʖ ͡°)
❤ (๑̀ ͜ʖ๑́) <3.
Wishing you a wonderful day and rest of week filled with happiness, joy, and smiles.
It is indeed a pleasure to read and share your talent with others, I'm working to become less selfish and greedy ));<))
George 💨 ♥

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I see you’re into ancient writings. Some of my first tweets after I realized I was talking to myself. In the beginning I had locked my account out of ignorance, kept wondering why no one ever commented or tried to follow me or talk to me. And then someone send a subtweet with my @ so I could read it. I felt absolutely ancient and soooooooooooo stupid. Now, I’m still ancient but not stooooooopid anymore. ))))

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You’re so funny. Twitter has a vault of my old stuff too. Once in a while when someone finds it, it’s like a lost treasure of words. Thanks George. X
Enjoy family & weekend. 🙂

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TY. Indeed, it’s like, “Did I really write that?” I’ve forgotten some of that stuff, put it on back burner when I found Tumblr and WP, Twitter and Favstar, that is.
I still keep in contact with a few old Twitter friends who mentored me when I first got started, some are long gone, found real lives and I was so happy for them. Others post here and there, infrequently. I was happy with 100 followers, it was easy, now after 300, it became a job 2 keep up, so I didn’t. I made a list of my main ppl, and check it now and then or if someone mentions me, then I’ll spend a bit there, but there’s only so much time away from my Kiddies and Clan that I will cut out. Nap times, I read some days instead, unless they’ve worn me out. Heck, not getting any younger, me that is.
👌(͠≖ ͜ʖ͠≖)👌

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Heck, I lost my years ago, I’m running on flashbacks
(✿❛‿❛✿ ̶̥̥)

On a normal day, I deal with 4 adults, 7 kids and one old bearded crazy fellow in my bathroom mirror. Unsocialable fellow, not a word in over 18 mos.
((((;<((((
ooops, forgot, that's me and I'm mute.
*SMH* SMH*
(✿❛‿❛✿ ̶̥̥)
Wishing you a wonderful day and weekend filled with happiness, joy, and smiles.
( ͡° ͜ʖ ͡°)
❤ (๑̀ ͜ʖ๑́) ❤

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