Children

Children… They are all the same, but we have divided and buried them in the abyss of our egoism and discontent. Those children who have become the weapons of our self-performing hate, those children whom we have deprived of their innocence, those children whose names will be soon forgotten by the most, those children cry tears they shouldn’t cry: the tears of our ferocious and … Continua a leggere Children

Moon

You are there, however you are there. Smaller or greater, you are there. More or less white, you are there. Clear or hidden by the clouds, you are there. You are there and never betray our expectations or the dreams of a different world where discovery and research could be an input to do better and to be better. You are there, however you are … Continua a leggere Moon

Don’t Climb Over That Wall: a Story, a Life, a Choice

Yesterday, I had the possibility to speak with a very young woman, unmarried but with a baby and with visible violet bruises around her neck and her wrists. She was sad and the same bruises seemed to cover the light of her young eyes. She was taking care of my hair, for this reason we had plenty of time to spend together. She was deeply … Continua a leggere Don’t Climb Over That Wall: a Story, a Life, a Choice

A Dreamer

They say I am a dreamer and probably it is not completely wrong because I dream of a world of peace built on purity and dignity. Purity and dignity, something many have forgotten and others even don’t know what they are. Yet, purity and dignity are not the fruit of a strange spiritualism or idealism, but the belief of those people who do not surrender … Continua a leggere A Dreamer

Think Before Speaking, Know Before Denigrating

What is the sense of judging without you know? Many say: I don’t know anything of it, but I hate it.  Is this the lesson we have learnt and the one we are teaching? Because, you know, if this is the teaching we received and that we are offering, there is something profoundly wrong both in our learning and in the teaching itself. Our common … Continua a leggere Think Before Speaking, Know Before Denigrating

Universiadi: Naples Hugs the World

Naples is a very beautiful and contradictory city. It lives between life and death, the sea and the Vesuvius. It spreads its light in a touching inseparable mixture of tears of pain and joy together. It speaks many languages and many more to come because Naples welcomes. Whoever you are, Naples embraces you because its internal contradictions can never put in discussion the basic rule … Continua a leggere Universiadi: Naples Hugs the World