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 »
ROME, ONE MORNING, A CAMPO DEI FIORI: Monday and Saturday a horse market, but that February 17th the show was different
THE LAST ROW, is a novel published by Meeting Benches, in ebook format of the Italian language – http://meetingbenches.com/book-italian-version/ – (the imminent publication of the edition of the English language). This page is taken from the pages of love and adventure. The two parallel stories that you are reading, they are made of emotions and feelings, and those of Bianca ...Read More »
TENDERNESS OF A MORNING AND THE WONDER OF A SUNSET: With Narissara, Thailand, visiting with new eyes what a travel catalog does not know.
Narissara (smart woman, in her language), introduces us to her country, Thailand. To her choice, she chose not to accompany the readers of Meetings Benches in the collective imagination that brings together all the tourists – especially those in the West – telling the places that always in the tenderness of a morning or in the wonder of a sunset, ...Read More »
EMOTIONS RENAISSANCE: On sites Raphael, Federico da Montefeltro and Sigismondo Pandolfo Malatesta, to relive their time
Dante Evangelisti was born in Italy in 1949. He graduated in Psycho-Sociology of Communication, for many years he worked for a multinational insurance, starting to write – but never publish them – novels historically settled, putting life stories and emotions of the characters in looking for a player. With a passion for photography, history and geography, observed during his travels ...Read More »
ASTONISHMENT, POEMS MELTED IN THE WINTER: Flying at the same time, they are one, under the shining Moon
TOGETHER They fly at the same time, in units that are called attitudes. Moving their wings, together, they are a whole. THE FRAGILE “Slight move of sensations, leaves that vibrate on its shaft and slow fall to the ground, to replenish what they love. I love autumn meadows they open my eyes, making them adept to observe the fragility ...Read More »
SAINT-MARIES-DE-LA-MER, A SMALL FISHING TOWN: venerating Sara la Kali – the mythic patron of the Gypsies
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 »