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  • Pasta Diavola

    “You may have the universe if I may have Italy.” – Giuseppe Verdi Though my travels in Italy are at this point limited to a mere two weeks, many years ago, I’m of the same mind. Give me Italy; you may have all the rest. Simon and I visited six years ago and some of […]

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  • Ode to Venice

    Several years ago I was fortunate enough to visit Italy with Simon. Our favorite city by far was Venice. When writing home one late evening, I found myself trying to accurately describe exactly how Venice makes you feel…something that goes far beyond the beauty of the city. It feels pleasantly haunted with the past and you […]