Rome

Moments of Significance

The last time the weather changed from summer to fall, I was in Civita. A year to the day, I …

You Say Sacred, I Say Sacral

My favorite necklace is practically worthless—but only if its value is counted in dollars. Considering my feelings about organized religion, it …

Swan Song / Cigno Canzone

During my final year of undergraduate study, I wrote a paper for a focused seminar on Geoffrey Chaucer, during which …

Lost / Sono Persa

Nothing confirms that I’m out of my home country like being asked to produce i miei documenti when requested by …