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Buona Pasqua

i.e. “Happy Easter” to all my readers! The picture I’ve chosen for this post comes from the 1919 edition of La Tradotta. It imagines the kind of gifts received by children after the war: hand grenades (named “ballerine”, i.e. 12 more words


LOVER IN STONE, Installment No. 20

INSTALLMENT No. 20 #Angel #eyes #grenade
She spun around so fast he had to lean back or bump into her. “He’s Kynd?” Surprise brightened the blue in her dark eyes, her cheeks flushing with it. 1,277 more words

Weekly Posts

Fabulous French Quarter, NOLA (and Bad Cockroach encounter!)

In New Orleans we spent most of our time exploring the beautiful French Quarter. It was wonderful just strolling around admiring the wrought iron balconies, hanging-baskets overflowing with flowers, and listening to jazz and blues drifting out of bars. 381 more words


Compagnia della Morte

I am just back from an exhibition held in Milan about Great War newspapers and I’ve realized that I own about half of the items shown :-)… With my blog, you don’t even have to leave your seat to enjoy these newspapers! 111 more words


Mardi Gras Trip

I recently went to New Orleans with my boyfriend for his fraternity’s formal date function. We went the first weekend of Mardi Gras and it was a blast! 91 more words


Arditi futuristi

For this Monday, I wanted to show you another illustration by Italian artist Publio Morbiducci. It represents this iconic Italian soldiers of the Great War: the… 30 more words


Song of the Week: "Hand Grenade"

In honor of them reaching roughly the halfway point of the Monster Energy Get Loud Tour, I decided I would have a track by Almost Kings as my Song of the Week. 18 more words