My Italian Ghost

I tend to avoid the paranormal and I'm not fascinated by things that go bump in the night but there is one apparition  I get excited about and of course it has to do with Italy, in the Italy of my Italian friends at Castello Gropparello. A few years ago I was on a road … Continue reading My Italian Ghost


Why I Write About Italy

Some of you ask why I write about Italy. There are many reasons but it all begins with a family picture. This is a picture of our Italian family with their friends taken in 1919 in the countryside near Vicenza. Someone drew arrows on the picture to our relatives including Gino, the one with the … Continue reading Why I Write About Italy