Why Are We Hate Addict?

Hate is like a flame that burns everything without leaving nothing alive. Yet, it is contagious and produces addiction. Why are we hate addict? Moreover, why love does not create the same addiction as well? I suppose it is because loving is sacrificing, because it implies to make choices which sometimes could induce sufferance, and, eventually, because the one who loves is not immediately rewarded … Continua a leggere Why Are We Hate Addict?

In Praise of Differences

I don’t know anything about many subjects -Maths, Science, Cooking, Classic Music, Sport- but one issue I know very well: Humanity. I know lots about humanity and I can discern its original meaning from the dangerous and negative use it has been done of this word in the sense of that kind of  pietism which puts one side over the other one increasing the distances instead of … Continua a leggere In Praise of Differences

Words

Language is never a passive instrument, it always celebrates or denigrates someone or something; it is the most immediate mean of communication when expressed through words, but there are other languages sometimes more meaningful and honest than the words: the not-verbal language, the language which cannot hide behind false and flattering words the real feelings and emotions one feels. Even the silence is somewhat more … Continua a leggere Words

Vincenza d’Esculapio: La torre d’avorio

The Ivory Tower  is a novel written by Vincenza d’Esculapio who, with a language simple and direct however pertinent and refined, tells the story of Eveline and her husband who surrender to the seduction of the Geova witnesses renouncing, at first, to accept their own reality. The ivory tower is, as a matter of fact, the metaphor of those who close themselves in something which can give … Continua a leggere Vincenza d’Esculapio: La torre d’avorio

Imperfect Perfection

Perfection does not exist. It is our research which makes perfect our imperfection. It is in our imperfection and not in the result the chance we have to modify in better our dreams and change our loneliness in consistent bounds to people and life. The only perfection I can imagine is in the relationship with the others and this is imperfect for definition, because imperfect … Continua a leggere Imperfect Perfection

Flaunting the Inexistent

Don’t flaunt your flags of sorrow when you are not, because that kind of complain is only a declaration of your own egoism. Don’t flaunt your flags to be seen, there are those who silently accomplish their duty and their belief without they need to exhibit themselves. Don’t flaunt your flags in order to become famous,  fame and success are not the key and the … Continua a leggere Flaunting the Inexistent