Tag Archives: Italy

Venice – Piazza San Marco

Venice, Italy is one of the beautiful and historical places in the world that we could all use some familiarity.   This is a look at Piazza San Marco. Venice – Piazza San Marco by Michael Doyle Through the Bacino … Continue reading

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Our Finest Hour

At this stage of American history, we advanced onto the world stage having no real choice but to fight a war on multiple fronts in World War II and rather self consciously becoming a, if not the, world leader in … Continue reading

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Time Spent With the Harvard Classics: Byron and Goethe – Giuseppe Mazzini

The Italian activist and journalist Giuseppe Mazzini was born on June 22, 1805.  Before his death on March 10, 1872, he spearhead the Italian revolutionary movement.  In so doing, he helped bring about an independent and united Italy in place … Continue reading

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WordPress – #Weekly Photo Challenge – Structure

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Shadow Poetry

As a second Rispetto, I used a different form common to this type of poetry.  From it came a brief look at the poetry itself: Shadow Poetry by Michael Romani The shadow poetry of old Tuscany Delights in the night … Continue reading

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