I Am Slovak

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 516 People

    I Have a Problem With Being a Slovak.

    Well, it´s really difficult for me to live in Slovakia. It´s true that it´s unknown, but the biggest problem is surrounding. When I come home after being on holdiday in foreign country I have a depression which lasts for two weeks. It´s terrible!!!!! I can...
    blueeyed blueeyed
    18-21, F
    10 Responses Mar 29, 2008

    Not Sure How Much

    My paternal grandmother's maiden name is Yuhas.  I was told that I was Slovak on that side of the family, but don't know what the precise breakdown is.
    debmichelle debmichelle
    4 Responses May 20, 2008

    My Lost Lineage

    I am Slovak. I mean by blood, yes. Culturally? Not yet. My Gram (great-grandmother) tried so damn hard to assimilate once she moved out of her parents' house. And here I am, three generations later, trying to learn the language, cook the foods, and revive the traditions. I want...
    mattihope mattihope
    22-25, F
    1 Response Nov 26, 2013

    Ouch, It Was Terrible.

    I had really bad experience hours ago. We were looking for a coat for my mother when 2 Italians came to the shop.  They were browsing and looked like they seemed to buy some coat so they want to ask some question. They asked the shop assistant whether she speaks English but...
    blueeyed blueeyed
    18-21, F
    2 Responses Mar 31, 2008

    I Am Slovak

    I am Slovak and Ive been in the US for about 5 moths because I am a college student...I was so surprised how kind people are here... ..In Slovakia its different maybe because it is a poor country and people have no money .... and they are stressed out... 
    nika20012010 nika20012010
    18-21, F
    4 Responses Apr 2, 2011
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