Immigration stories of people and future

On a ship. On the sea. Somewhere.
"Uncle Amadou?"
"Yes ..."
"Are you listening?"
"Yes I am."
"But you're not looking at me ..."
The man turns round to satisfy his nephew. "Don't worry," he says, raising his left eyebrow, "my ears work well even without the help of my eyes ..." And he turns to study the waves.
The boy, not much more than six years old, looks at him doubtfully; however, he trusts him and starts again: "Uncle ... do you know Italian well?"
"Of course, I've already been there twice."
"Do you really know all the words?"
"Naturally, Ousmane."

Read more


Stories of immigrants, migrants and refugees (stories inspired by true events from Stories and News Network) by Alessandro Ghebreigziabiher, italian author, playwright, storyteller, stage actor and director.

Topics: stories immigrants, short stories immigrants, stories of immigrants crossing the border, stories illegal immigrants, african migrants Africa, child migrants stories, migrant worker stories, short stories about migrants, stories of immigration, stories illegal immigration, short stories immigration, poems immigration