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Second review

For the Hundred and Eighty-Fifth Book.

I was delighted to receive this review from Andrew, avid reader, and book-obsessive – (biggest personal library I have seen yet, I think.) I asked him if he could name another book or author that the writing reminded him of and he said: ‘No, not really, but that was why it was so good.’ Encouraging for me in one way, but difficult when agent-hunting as they invariably wish to know where to place the book – fair enough but I don’t know either. 422 altre parole

Kate A.Hardy

If on a Winter's Night a Traveller by Italo Calvino

Title: If on a Winter’s Night a Traveller

Author: Italo Calvino

Publisher: Vintage Classics

Date of Publication: 1998

Genre: Modernism and Post Modernism

Rating: 4/5… 708 altre parole

Modernism And Post Modernism


Em sua obra prima, As Institutas, Calvino faz uso das quatro causas Aristóteles para exemplificar que a justificação do pecador ocorre somente pela graça e não por obras. 327 altre parole

Postcardia-cum-Poetica #35

Recycled from my 2015 calendar, the image is paired with words from my Calvino bag of fragments.

Micro Poetry

fragmentos e sons

Fragmento da primeira ação do Expressando Cidades.

Criação e Performance: Violeta Vilas Boas
Preparação e Direção de Movimento: Adelly Costantini
Direção Musical: Negalê Jones


- Nocturna -

I bisnonni degli anziani di Nocturna sapevano cosa significava vivere in una città circondata dalla più meravigliosa delle brughiere. L’avevano narrato ai loro figli, ai loro nipoti e costoro l’avevano a loro volta tramandato. 215 altre parole

Review: If on a winter's night a traveler by Italo Calvino

If on a winter’s night a traveler
Outside the town of Malbork
Leaning from the steep slope
Without fear of wind or vertigo
Looks down in the gathering shadow… 511 altre parole