Mountains on the moon…Firenze.

We have disappointed our hosts, again. They left us slippers to use…pantofole…but we have not used them. Le…

“You did nothing to me” (“Non mi avete fatto niente”)

The San Remo 2018 Music Festival has chosen its winner!  Italian artists Ermal Meta & Fabrizio Moro won…

The Post Office.

I am sweating. I am gripped with fear. I am at the post office. This errand, in particular,…

Bergamo

She told me that what she missed the most was that in winter, when the day was sunny,…

Venice: slag & vaporetto roulette.

Venice…Venezia. I want to embrace you. Wrap my arms around you. I adore you. I am excited just…

Two months now.

And now, two months. I can understand the italian on the train, on the street. The bartender last…

Doppelgängers & cream.

It is my first time in England. Me, who called our rabbit King George because he thought he…

In the dark

— in buio. It was just as we were warming the oven when the lights went out. Darn,…

Scuola

Today was my first day of school. Of course, I woke up a bit disoriented…did I bring my…

Siamo arrivati.

Allora…so…siamo arrivati. We have arrived. Today is Day Numero 6. When we arrived, at first, I was sure,…

What The Heart Wants…

Here is my guest post today on Look For the Woman. What The Heart Wants

The Fire and the Roses

Eleven years ago we were getting ready to leave the house for the first seder at Jane’s house.…

But oh, the ice fields!

Among the adventures I have always wanted but never told was to be here, where I am. When…

Scaffolding.

I love the scaffolding. The scaffolding. I love in the city to see scaffolding against a building. I…

The Taxi-Driver’s Tale.

When the taxi arrived the driver was anxious to share with me that he was from Lebanon –…

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