WAITING FOR AUSTERLITZ: Chapter Three, The hill of Zuran

Meeting Benches Publisher offers an unpublished novel, titled apparently misleading: WAITING FOR AUSTERLITZ. Sure, some of the events experienced by the protagonists of the book, they are set in places of an ancient battle, but the narrative focus is love. A diary, a diary old yellowed by time, and written by a hussar of the first French Empire, retains the ...

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TASTE OF GREECE: Léna Skrivanou at home, waiting for the moment of donuts with honey and ice cream.

Windmills and beaches, whitewashed houses and blue-domed churches. Today, you’re with Meeting Benches in an airport greek archipelago of the Cyclades, but we will not have the time to talk about all the 56 islands (of which 24 are inhabited), and our curiosity will stop only at Mykonos, the island cosmopolitan and tolerant, one that welcomes thousands of visitors all ...

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PAUL VERLAINE – À MADAME X: EN LUI ENVOYANT UNE PENSÉE

À MADAME X:  EN LUI ENVOYANT UNE PENSÉE Au temps où vous m’aimiez (bien sûr ?), Vous m’envoyâtes, fraîche éclose, Une chère petite rose, Frais emblème, message pur.   Elle disait en son langage Les « serments du premier amour » : Votre cœur à moi pour toujours Et toutes les choses d’usage.   Trois ans sont passés. Nous voilà ...

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May 6th 1405: TRAVEL IN ITALY, THE PAGE 192

From one remoteness never turned off, TRAVEL IN ITALY offers landscapes, painters and poets, selecting events, works, places and poems, capturing the corresponding emotions, to transform them into pixels of the feelings that accompany and guide the reader in their own daily life. May 6th 1405: TRAVEL IN ITALY, THE PAGE 192 > He was born George Castriota Scanderbeg, the ...

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WAITING FOR AUSTERLITZ: Chapter Two, The rituals of emotion

Meeting Benches Publisher offers an unpublished novel, titled apparently misleading: WAITING FOR AUSTERLITZ. Sure, some of the events experienced by the protagonists of the book, they are set in places of an ancient battle, but the narrative focus is love. A diary, a diary old yellowed by time, and written by a hussar of the first French Empire, retains the ...

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NOVELS WITHOUT WORDS: Paul Verlaine, Arlette forgotten

I BELIEVE, THROUGH A WHISPERING This is languorous ecstasy, This is the love fatigue, This is all the thrills of wood Among the embrace breezes, This is, to the gray branches, The chorus of little voices. O frail and fresh murmur! This twitters and whispers, It looks like the soft cry The rough grass expires … You say under water ...

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May 5th 1432: TRAVEL IN ITALY, THE PAGE 193

From one remoteness never turned off, TRAVEL IN ITALY offers landscapes, painters and poets, selecting events, works, places and poems, capturing the corresponding emotions, to transform them into pixels of the feelings that accompany and guide the reader in their own daily life.             May 5th 1432: TRAVEL IN ITALY, THE PAGE 193 > He ...

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