My Sicily Giveaway: 27,000++ !!!

Buonasera Cari Lettori/Good Evening Dear Readers ~ 3 years ago exactly this week, I decided to launch this blog and began writing my first book, My Sicily.  First this incubator of ideas was… Continue reading

Un Caffe’ Siciliano

Dicono che il miglior caffe’ si trova a Napoli, almeno cosi cantava una vecchia canzone “U cafe’ sulu a Napule u sanu fa, e nessuno si spiega perche’ e’ una vera specialita’!”  Si,… Continue reading

Brucoli: A Secret Fishing Village in South-Eastern Sicily

Tonight, we take a special journey….super special for me because it is here, in this idyllic and, almost secret {no longer, since I’m sharing it with you} fishing village of Brucoli that my… Continue reading

Artisan Made in Taormina

 To return to a place you thought you knew all along and find new details you had been missing before is like seeing a person you thought you once knew only to discover… Continue reading

Exquisite Taormina

You must be a few centuries old to exude such beauty, poetry, elegance, exquisite refinement…. Enchanted and enchanting is the gracious romantic hilltop town of Taormina.  Splendidly situated high above the valley floor,… Continue reading

Theatrical Palermo

“Imparerete, a vostre spese, che nella vita incontrerete tante maschere e pochi volti”  {Luigi Pirandello} “You will learn, at your own expenses, that you will meet many masks and only a few faces… Continue reading

My Sicily in interfaith dialogue at House of Praise International!

I want to thank the women’s group of House of Praise International for inviting and welcoming me to their ladies monthly meeting of praise last evening.  We engaged in a conversation about My… Continue reading

In Cefalu’, Sicily: Under the Sicilian Sun

Sapore di Sale….Sapore di Mare….. It was 1963 when Gino Paoli, one of Italy’s hottest singers of those years, debuts with this summer hit.  We are in 2014 and the song is as… Continue reading

In Calabria: 24 hrs in Tropea

In the passage from Puglia to Sicily we paused our travels for literally 24 hours in the Calabrian village of Tropea.  Should you be looking for a restful, transitional stop in the deep… Continue reading

26,000++ Readers: My Sicily giveaway!!!

Buonasera, Cari Lettori/Dear Readers, oggi ho 26,032 motivi per sorridere…..quei motivi siete voi!!! Come sempre, mantengo la mia promessa di inviare una copia omaggio completamente gratuita di My Sicily al lettore che inviera’… Continue reading