How My Grandma's Marmalade Sandwich Started My Long History of Food Memories

A story of food, safety and comfort

Young woman eating a sandwich in the sunshine.
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I remember the food.

Reminiscing about holidays with my wife never really takes hold until I can picture a meal or snack we had along the way. The whole picture of a day cycling in Amsterdam only comes back when I remember the fresh herring on a piece…



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John Walter 📣

John Walter 📣

Counsellor, jazz musician, bereaved father. Writing about my experience. Listening to yours.