July 2011

Summer, Finally

Pull on your shoes and follow me down the hill. It’s sunny and there’s no way you’d rather be in …

Accendere (“To Turn On”)

There was no reason to be outside after work on Friday. Leaving late, sufficiently warmed up from my office’s weekly …

Strangers and False Friends

Between Italian and English, some words appear to mean one thing when they actually mean something slightly different; they are …

Buon Compleanno

        In America we wish someone “happy birthday” whereas the Italians say, “Buon compleanno,” good wishes for …