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Stawiski -The Town My Mother Came From

She had no great love for Stawiski…and why should she have? She was just a little girl stuck in a small town that suffered between the Germans and the Russians. She waited for the day when she could leave.

Her father, Chaim, was gone, emigrated to America in hopes of securing their future. She, her sisters and her mother were stuck behind, trapped by the first world war. They lived with her…

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