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Monica Sharp
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Pressed for time, spoiled for inspiration.
Pressed for time, spoiled for inspiration.

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Florence: Turning a page / girare la pagina
This whole post is about my new workspace ! As many of you know who are my friends, and read me, and follow me, know that I work remotely for Terra Dotta, a software company based in North Carolina. I am going on six years now with the company, and find my ...

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Florence: Turning a page / girare la pagina
This whole post is about my new workspace ! As many of you know who are my friends, and read me, and follow me, know that I work remotely for Terra Dotta, a software company based in North Carolina. I am going on six years now with the company, and find my ...

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La Certosa di Galluzo
It was very late in the morning by the time we drove out of Florence, and wound our way up into the hills to the south of the city, where the Ema and Greve rivers meet at Galluzzo. The rivers this time of year are slow-moving, and green. Galluzzo is a sleep...
La Certosa di Galluzo
La Certosa di Galluzo
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Choices and Their Lack: Mendicants of Santissima Annunziata
I routinely transit la Piazza della Santissima Annunziata each morning when I accompany Eleanor to preschool, and again when I return home to the palazzo where we live. Perhaps at midday, bringing a critical but forgotten item back up to the kids' school - ...

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Spain on the Brain / Spagna nella mente
Twenty-five years ago, I was wrapping up my first European foray. Spain, where I'd spent the semester in intensive Spanish language and literature classes. Santiago de Compostela, to be specific, that rainy northwest corner of Spain whose American counterpa...

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Viaggio di lavoro in America / American Work Trip
Quick recap of my work trip to the US last week. Philadelphia, NAFSA conference, New Jersey, and Matthew Broderick's priestly sister! My annual week of NAFSA conference work concluded last Friday - this year, in Philadelphia, whose gloomy weather and cobble...

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Italian Elections
It may be of use for our friends and family in America to chronicle, the outcome of the most recent Italian national elections, as best as I understand it. My understanding is certainly imperfect. Italy voted on March 4 in national elections. It's a parliam...

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Italian Healthcare
The doctor had been a very handsome young man once, it was clear. His large eyes, easy smile, and grey hair that betrayed a fidelity to style unchanged since his time in liceo in the sixties. I had been referred to Dr. Mastrolorenzo by my gynecologist for a...
Italian Healthcare
Italian Healthcare
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Il pettine d'oro / The Golden Comb
As an American abroad, and with my particular identity and experience, I am frequently drawn to patronize immigrant business in the towns where I live. I am reminded of that Indian grocery store on Asp in Norman that put out fresh hot samosas at 4 pm, prett...
Il pettine d'oro / The Golden Comb
Il pettine d'oro / The Golden Comb
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