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August 8th, 2009 - 3:30 pm § in 3. Journals

Ironies in Italy: A Reflection

Written by Lisa Hagen Italy is filled with life’s little paradoxes. For example, Italians drive super fast, BUT eat really slow. Case in point.  Today I was nearly killed several times by speeding motorcycles, fiat automobiles, as well as a little kid on his bike.  If something has wheels, the I[...]

July 3rd, 2009 - 7:01 am § in 2. Life in Piazza

Piazza Reflections

 Life in the Piazza – 9:30-10:00 p.m.           A crescent moon hangs overhead lighting the piazza.  The cooling night air stirs a gentle breeze as motor scooters circle the fountain, young men astride cruising by.  Conversations fill the evening air, lively and animated, as these [...]