By Susanna Piontek,Guy Stern
The writer, Susanna Piontek, was once born in Bytom, Poland and immigrated to Germany in 1965. She earned an M.A. at Bochum collage, focusing on language pedagogy study, background, and American stories. After operating on the college of Saarbrücken for a number of years, she accomplished her schooling as a published editor at a journalism tuition. whereas operating at a radio station, she begun writing brief tales and poems. they've been released in booklet shape, anthologies, and magazines in Germany, the united states, Israel, and Albania. considering that 2006 Piontek resides within the usa as a contract author. She is a member of the ecu Authors’ organization “Die Kogge” (“The Cog”, named after the vessels of the Hanseatic League) in Minden, Germany, in addition to of SCALG (Society for modern American Literature in German), and of P.E.N. Zentrum deutschprachiger Autoren im Ausland (P.E.N. middle for German-speaking authors in international countries).