Theodore Tolios was born in 1935 in a small village, Agios Cosmas,
in the northwestern region of Greece.
In 1956, he immigrated to the United States and settled in
Haverhill, Massachusetts, where he currently lives
with his wife of 57 years, Erato Kafteranis,
and surrounded by his children
These poems and essays reflect a life story—
the hardships of war, famine, migration,
and the joys of family, friends, and community.