This page is based on a novel of Dastilige Nevante, THE OTHER COUNTRYSIDE, published by Meeting Benches in e-book format (for now only in Italian version). http://meetingbenches.com/book-italian-version/ . A poignant story of love and social volunteering, see moving in the background of the savannah of Africa and Italian campaigns, the story of Rossella and Giorgio waiting for the last sunset. ...Read More »
SURRENDERING – E. Jabès: The house of the crowds dozing in the cradle, that the hands of the nurse are swinging. The house of crazy swings, the trees, the leaves hide – ON THE TOPSOIL – E. Verhaeren: Growing nonsense, like a flower fatal, in the soil of the senses. I want to go into madness, and his alone. FOOLS ...Read More »
UNITED COLOURS OF HAPPINESS – Fresh Wind in the hand and rattling fantastic joys of wax to seal daisies.
FRESH WILD – A. Akhmatova: And with wild freshness, with force, I blew into the face of happiness. MOMENTS OF LIFE – C. Guerzoni: I hold in the hollow of his hand, as firefly afraid, this moment of life, escaped the rational calculation of time. NOISE – R. Radiguet: Happiness, I recognized only at the sound made when you left. ...Read More »
JUNE 20, CAMARGUE, SUMMER SOLSTICE: To explore Canal de Rhone from Sète to Beaucaire, writing some pages of book
This page is based on a novel published by Meeting Benches, a book called SINKHOLES – http://meetingbenches.com/book-italian-version/ – within which wind through the dramatic stories of some of the characters that form the backdrop to those of the two main characters, Petra and Jacques. A Slovak woman and a French man, both left-handers, both looking for a half unknown, where ...Read More »
THE MAP OF TRUTH – By Dastilige Nevante “In a sea of waves, without a map and words, reach the Isle of Solitude. From all its shores wet to dry in the emotion of the eyes.” THINKING ABOUT YOU – By Dastilige Nevante “Little things about you, to my loneliness speak in silence. Each tells, once again, the preciousness ...Read More »
FOUR SHADES OF WONDER: Novels, surrounded by the great historical events of humanity, but also the feelings and emotions of their protagonists.
THE OTHER COUNTRYSIDE: A comparison between two ways of life, between two geographical latitudes and existential, in the sweetness of the Italian countryside, in the wonder of the savannahs of Kenya. THE LAST ROW: The last row, the last attempt to regain his freedom, but also the imminence of historical events, ready to influence the lives of everyone. SINKHOLES: The ...Read More »
IN THE BAY OF PERFUME, HONK KONG: Susie Wang left her charm, in this corner of China, including islands and secluded temples scented
She are not Susie Wong, but the peculiarity of the routes that she offers us is an incredible charm. The editors of the Meeting Benches is extremely grateful for the contribution that publishing this woman of China (Hong Kong provides our readers. For friends who want to contribute: email@example.com An evening cruise of at least four hours, with Susie – ...Read More »
UNITED COLORS OF ETERNITY – Grains of sand and flight of souls, out of time, including dizziness indefatigable mirrors.
GRAINS OF MILE – On Shih: You and I are like two short-lived, in the midst of the universe. Two grains of millet in the ocean. Great pain is that life is so short. I’d like to hold on to one of the immortals, and go with him. I want to embrace the moon, to stare into eternity. STRANGE FLIGHT ...Read More »
A novel draws this page by the misleading title, WAITING FOR AUSTERLITZ, published by Meeting Benches – http://meetingbenches.com/book-italian-version/ – (available eBook for now in the version of Italian language). Certainly, some of the stories lived by the protagonists of the book, are reported in the places of an ancient battle, but the narrative focus is the love. A diary, an ...Read More »
FROM SAIGON TO HO CHI MINH: From kites to cycle taxis, in the charm of a pagoda and the mystery of the Cu Chi tunnels
The entire editorial staff of the Meeting Benches read – several times – what a contributor Vietnamese sent us. Only then, each of us has understood the underlying message, the steps that they did not have words. Yes, from Ho Chi Minh City has survived the value of tenacity, and from Saigon, the smell of pragmatism. Thank Nguyen. For friends ...Read More »
BEATITUDES – H. Vaughan: Happy those early days, when only a mile or two, I had moved away from first love. Looking back, from so far away, still I grabbed a flash of his bright face. ARCHI – V. Cardarelli: So childhood is tumbling over the world, and the essay is but a child who complains of being grown up. ...Read More »
UNITED COLORS OF THE EROS: Amber fragrant scent of honey bees. Smile back, I’m grass and your eyelashes are arrows over
SIGHS – Anonymous Berber: My breath is like the sound of the skin taut, the rebec in the hand of the player. The fragrance of my dear love, like amber in the hands of the merchant. BOUNDARIES – M. Grillardi: I listened to the beautiful sound of your voice irradiated silver. I longed for the delicate line that marks the ...Read More »