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First Night Design | Le cabinet Masson by Cristian Borghetti — my first book cover!

The image above is my first book cover, which came about because of an approach by Italian writer, Cristian Borghetti, who had come across my original, … 373 more words

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to foreign readers

I would like to thank all those who follow me and read my articles from other States, although they’re always written in Italian and not in English. 19 more words

Pillole Di Vita E Racconti.

One Month After Drug Lord El Chapo Guzman's Arrest, Narcotics Business Continues With No Change

Roberto Saviano, an Italian writer and journalist (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

The extraordinary arrest of one of the world’s most wanted criminals, Mexican drug kingpin Joaquín El Chapo Guzmán Loera, was universally hailed as the most important blow against organized crime since Colombian drug lord Pablo Escobar was killed more then two decades ago. 621 more words

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Italian writer commemorated in Tehran

Italian writer Giuseppe Tomasi di Lampedusa (1896-1957), famous for his only novel “The Leopard”, was commemorated by the Persian literary magazine Bokhara last week.
The commemoration was one of the regular sessions the magazine holds to review works of Iranian and international literati. 33 more words

Islam

Quote for this Day

We are each of us angels with only one wing, and we can only fly by embracing one another.
Luciano de Crescenzo, (1928- ) Italian writer

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Is Life Pain?

A now long dead Italian writer Cesare Pavese writes, “Life is pain.” This is not a new statement. Many Christians believe this statement because of Jesus’ crucifixion, and priests and pastors often say that our world is filled with sin and sinners. 145 more words

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Primo Levi: If This is a Man or Survival in Auschwitz - Se questo è un uomo (1947) Literature and War Readalong June 2011

Survival in Auschwitz is a mostly straightforward narrative, beginning with Primo Levi’s deportation from Turin, Italy, to the concentration camp Auschwitz in Poland in 1943. Levi, then a 25-year-old chemist, spent 10 months in the camp.

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