Have a nice weekend!

A good beginning makes a good ending. Friday morning and the waste truck is at our door, apparently the workers are arguing with each other, but when one of them sees me he stops, looks at me and says, “Good morining lady. Have a nice weekend”. It will surely be. What I like about this…

In food we trust

It’s not my fault if almost all my posts have to do with food, London is the world food capital. Even Sloane, the physician thanks to whom the British Museum was born, has an interesting link with food, he promoted the health-giving properties of drinking chocolate mixed with milk. Non è colpa mia se quasi…

To be continued by the reader

As soon as we settled, Paco found, in a bookstore near home, the Stoke Newington Bookshop, a 2008 reprint of a book he’s been talking about for a long time: John Berger’s Ways of Seeing. Created by the author with Sven Blomberg, Chris Fox, Michael Dibb, and Richard Hollis, the book elaborates and broadens the…

Raw materials

Maybe I don’t see la vie en rose, but in yellow, as my French friend Robert Posnic pointed out, defining my London drawings “As a journey. A Neapolitan girl in England with lemon-shaped glasses”. This image made me think of another one: the portrait of my friend, the writer Rosario Cuomo, where he was holding two…

New ways of Seeing

Ok guys, I tried, we cannot say I didn’t, but a 2-month pause should mean something, looks like writing is not my thing, at least not at this time, so, starting from today I change format, a picture at a time and some random words. I’m at our new Dalstonian house, the one that I…