In memoria di Antonia

Nata il 9 luglio 1951. Morta il 09 luglio 2014. Un’amica, una sorella, una madre. Letta durante il funerale celebrato a Pontenure (Piacenza), l’11 luglio 2014: Coccole. Focaccia. Giri in macchina. Barbara Streisand . Nubi di sigarette. Chitarra e canzoni. Feste in maschera. Buon vino. Pasta possibilmente senza pomodoro. Caffè Kimbo. Condivisioni profonde. Piangere insieme,

My wish for 2014

Best pick of the bygone year: The year 2013 is almost behind us. Jeez, what a year! The most challenging so far, a year of profound changes. Things change, they always do. And this is always scary. Only when you start looking at change as something you can count on then this thought can

2013 in review

The stats helper monkeys prepared a 2013 annual report for this blog. Here’s an excerpt: The concert hall at the Sydney Opera House holds 2,700 people. This blog was viewed about 33,000 times in 2013. If it were a concert at Sydney Opera House, it would take about 12 sold-out performances for that many