A Dilettante's Odyssey: The Daily Bailey Alexander
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No 19: Reporting from Italy; Death and Silver Linings
No 18: Italy may be in lockdown but it’s also the capital of biodiversity
No. 17: Reporting from Ground Zero in Italy. Day #3 of quarantine, where the only fighting seen is between Gigi and Gaston, over a rubber chicken.
No.16: Reporting from Ground Zero in Northwest Italy
With all that news, and all this time, why not write, or read Beckett’s ‘Waiting for Godot’ I named the dog on the left Godot, to remind me, to wait less and fail better.
No. 15 A message from Colette; French writers, Papillons and how they stay precious forever
No. 14: Paris, pathological grief and cycling through the prettiest city
No. 13: Rome, my former home, the myth of Janus and finding your secret garden
No. 12 : Driving through Europe’s borders
Lake Garda’s looking gorgeous for the holidays… and the grass is still unbelievably green…