February 20, 2018 6:59 am

A STRANGE CHRISTMAS: Without snow, and even the shadow of a fir tree, but garlands of olive, where I am writing to you my best wishes in French

Marie Magdeleine, has a special gift, to be born in Provence, not far from Aix. By the end of this year, she sent to the editors of Meeting Benches the warmth of the sea, along with the colors of her beautiful land. Sure, they are only words, a dream made ​​up of phrases, but also for places and atmospheres, addresses ...

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THE GIFT OF AUSTERLITZ: The imminence of things, the one that lives in the skin, together with the perception of emotions

This page is drawn by a novel by the misleading title, WAITING FOR AUSTERLITZ, published by Meeting Benches (available eBook for now in the version of Italian language). Certainly, some of the stories lived by the protagonists of the book, they are temporally reported in the places of an ancient battle, but the narrative focus is the love. A diary, ...

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FROM ZERO TO ONE HUNDRED YEARS: An extraordinary Amsterdam, not on an ocean liner, but inside the wonder of NewMetropolis

What is special, the proposed trip by one of our Dutch friend, is the place where he would like to accompany friends MeetingBenches. Peter Nicolaas, has chosen a destination for all of us unusual and intriguing, a museum is not a museum for children, and for those who feel that. We are still waiting, Peter Nicolaas, in info@meetingbenches.com He has ...

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FOUR SHADES OF WONDER: Leafing through the pages of four novels, in the emotions and the next day – near and far – that fade over time

A novel of Dastilige Nevante, THE OTHER COUNTRYSIDE, published by Meeting Benches in e-book format (for now only in 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. http://meetingbenches.com/book-italian-version/     Published by Meeting Benches, ...

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PORTO, NOT ONLY THE WINE: The gardens of Barrancos and the windows of Gomez, the square of Barcelos and the slow slumber of the river water that does not know his age

From a girl from Porto, we expected to hear about wine, but in his article, no trace – or most – of what the British (and not only them), love for centuries. Thank you, Felipa. We wait for you where you know, in info@meetingbenches.com My name is Filipa, I’m Portuguese and I want to tell you about my city, Porto. ...

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THE VILLAGE OF WASTE: Balconies in Bloom and the “fair horned” in a May morning, looking at dead things back to life

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). 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. http://meetingbenches.com/book-italian-version/ ………………..Santarcangelo, ...

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