This goes to Magnus, who kindly pointed out a pattern I have been following unwillingly – a pattern of procrastination and eventual surrender. It happens every time…… Read more “Sicilia 07: sidetracked”
The trick behind feeling like home is finding the correct components: warm and fuzzy home shoes, winter scent, a walking route to fare una passeggiata, people in local…… Read more “Sicilia o6: sketchbook of a pacifist”
Eggplants. I used to know eggplants only because of an animation series on Cartoon Network called “Courage, the cowardly dog”. They were the bad guys, so, obviously,…… Read more “Sicily 05: “Mi scusi, I don’t speak Italian – I speak art.””
It has been exactly one month since I left Riga. And for the first time in ages our city awaited snow on the 1st of November... without… Read more "Sicily 04: Searching for Autumn"
Here, almost at the heart of Acireale, where our humble flat is located, a day doesn’t pass by without un caffè made with a moka pot (or…… Read more “Sicilia o3 : fifty shades of pancakes – the cultural incompatibility”
There are a few things that are considered almost sinful in Italy: drinking cappuccino after lunchtime, putting tiramisu and chips on the same plate and mixing tastes in…… Read more “Sicilia 02 : behind the clouds”
It is raining today.* *I stared at this first brief sentence for half an hour and finally decided to edit the pictures before putting my mind into…… Read more “Sicilia 01 : first steps”