Do you know what is beautiful in seeing all your books lined up one after the other (the newborn “Giulia” is still missing)? The life that goes through them. Sapete che cosa c’è di bello nel vedere tutti i propri libri schierati uno dietro l’altro (manca ancora il neonato “Giulia”)? La vita che li attraversa. Continua a leggere Simply Life
When a new book is published, a thousand questions always arise: how to advertise it? How to talk about it? What to say and what not to say? Who really listens? Who cares about the life you are narrating? These are just some of the questions, and the most obvious ones, then there are the profound ones that must remain such waiting for someone to … Continua a leggere “Giulia”
Respect words, words are bonds, they are bridges that weaken and collapse under the weight of that hunger and thirst for power that satisfies only personal greed, under the load of those false needs that flaunt self-power and mockery towards those who know necessity and need what it is. Words, however, are also hooks that fish among the rights betrayed the honest voices of those … Continua a leggere Respect Words
The work of writing is a work of encounter and comparison. In this phase of passage of the manuscript of the new novel between the publisher and me, there is the opportunity and the possibility not only to technically revisit the text (checking its grammar, typos, suspended sentences or any inconsistencies and gaps), but also to reread yourself by putting you on the side of … Continua a leggere Writing Is a Work
I’m re-reading the print draft of my new novel and I’m getting excited, for the story itself, but also because I recognize an increasingly mature style that does not betray the thought that feeds it but, on the contrary, enriches it with shareable meanings that build bridges in the stories between people and that tells something not only true, but of which each one can … Continua a leggere The Story of One is the Story of Everyone
Writing is the voice of my hope, of my active hope, since no hope can only be chimera and dispersion of thought. Hope is active to the extent that each in the way and in accordance with its own style, acts that hope that becomes reality or, at least, becomes a concrete sign in the common actions of their daily life.Writing, then, is the voice … Continua a leggere Writing Is the Voice of my Hope
Joy is simple, it is a gift. Last night I was the subject of such a gift. I received a copy of Il Convivio’s magazine “Letteratura e Pensiero” which includes the review by Professor Claudio Tugnoli dedicated to my book “News from Now-Here. Existence and fiction” (Nulla die, 2020), it was a welcome a great honor to have been part of such an accurate, commented, … Continua a leggere News from Now-Here. Esistenza e finzione.
The news that reports the discovery of the bodies of some children and a woman brought back from the sea and abandoned on the sand of Zuara causes me a deep pain. The pain not only emotional and fleeting, but the pain of testimony. It is a story that I heard told by the boys and girls with whom I spoke for a long time … Continua a leggere Who We Are to Decide of Life and Death?
My new novel, accepted by the publisher, is being processed for printing. It is always a joy and an emotion to find correspondence to the coherence and honesty of your own work, it is always gratifying to be appreciated for the work done, it is always encouraging to entrust your work to serious people and with them continue to prepare that book that will soon … Continua a leggere A Voice, a Book