When she tells people it’s short for Vanessa, she’s thinks people feel let down.
Some people don’t know what a hyphen is.
It’s possible the name was born on a boat.
It does feel a bit strange to identify with that name.
My dad said it was his castle. But that’s what they all say.
Wild pig in old German. That’s my dad’s theory.
My ancestors caught white fish somewhere in Scandinavia.