Iolanda Scripca

Iolanda Scripca
Iolanda Scripca is a published poet, journalist, photographer, and translator. She is a graduate of Foreign Languages and Literatures from the University of Bucuresti/Romania. Nowadays she enjoys Southern California and possesses a California teaching credential from Chapman University. Ms. Scripca publishes in several Romanian-American newspapers both in Romanian and English. Lava Of My Soul is her recently released collection of poems and essays.

Articles by Iolanda Scripca

The Merry Cemetery in Maramureş, Romania

In the twenty-four years of my life I spent in Romania, I never had the occasion to visit a unique place in Transylvania called the Merry Cemetery. So, about two months ago, I called my ...

Fascinating Romania

I boarded Lufthansa Airlines from LAX with a certain giddiness and anticipation. I was ready for a long flight over the U.S., Canada, Iceland, the Northern Sea and Germany – my final destination being Bucharest ...