Read "The Golden Apple"
Based on Slavic mythology and set in the village of Osturňa, Slovakia, this is the tale of a people who, out of desperation, find they are willing to compromise a lot for an apple!
Read "Cats in Winter"
Before me, my caretaker had adopted some stray cats roaming around Osturňa. He was inspired to write a poem about them. (When do I get my poem?)