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N.B.: "Two Italies" in WORLD LITERATURE TODAY

It’s an honor to share that “My Two Italies” was selected by the journal WORLD LITERATURE TODAY for its Nota Bene section – books to “note well”!

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A special message

A rather lovely email arrived in this morning. The message was from Rafidah, the generous stranger who, four days after I first asked the planet’s booklovers to help me read the world… 123 more words

Books

Greatest of Riches

 

While the wise man may dress in rags,
his heart holds the greatest of riches.

source: Lao Tzu, The Tao Te Ching
image: Bing/Images, Homeless Man

Culture

What Benefit

It doesn’t matter how many spiritual
books you read if you don’t practice
what you teach, what benefit is there
in not acting on holy words? 11 more words

Culture