26 July, 2022 seen 30Micini has a very special place in my heart - I spent a brief time, about two years here, back in the 90-ties, living with my grandmother. Back in the days - there was some life here - a farm with more than 100 cows, few families, and even a public bus twice a week connecting to Valka. My relatives from gradmother's side have been living here for a few…
Miciņi has a very special place in my heart. I spent a good time in my early teenage years living here together with my dear granny. In fact, she was born here in 1929. Back in these days, a life buzzed in this area. Now, little has left over from the past glory - our family even doesn't own the land plot here. This is the thing I'm planning to change.
When I have a chance - I always try to visit this now almost abandoned place - it gives a good energy for me and of course a lot of good memories. For this article I'm attaching a few photographies I made at Miciņi in Summer 2017.
Crop fields at Miciņi
Nowadays some large farmer is running a farm here.
Chipped wood and crop fields
Most probably the farm is heavily subsided by EU funds
fir trees at Miciņi
Somewhere at this place was a house
My Great Grandfather (1900-1973) built a house here after WW1, the house name was Kalnmiciņi