Kritsayvonne by Yvonne Payne
I’m so lucky to spend nearly half of each year in Kritsa, a village in Crete, Greece; I’d love you to visit my blog so that I can share experiences with you. What I'd really love is your feedback and questions so that it becomes a two way, interactive blog. You'll be very welcome!0 0 Follow KritsaYvonne Tweet
Throughout her childhood exploits, the feisty daughter, Rodanthe, of Kritsa’s pappas (priest), yearns for her father’s approval without appreciating his efforts to keep her safe under Ottoman oppression.
Years later, the ruling Pasha orders Rodanthe’s kidnap intent on making her his wife. Determined not to yield, Rodanthe tricks the Pasha, and then flees to the mountains dressed as a young man. After joining rebels as Spanomanolis (Beardless Manolis), she draws on her unusual...