Nominated for Versatile Blogger Award

Versatile Blogger Award 5308975

As a  blogger I’m very thankful for receiving this NOMINATION for Versatile Blogger Award. The nomination came via the sister project El blog de Fabio, which in turn was nominated by Maquiaveloweb.

These are the rules:

  1. Show the award on your blog.
  2. Thank the person/people who nominated you.
  3. Share 7 things about yourself.
  4. Nominate 15 blogs.

Facts:

  • I am of Italian stock,
  • I can write in at least 6 languages,
  • I like to write,
  • I adore the music of Johann Sebastian Bach,
  • My favorite movie is The Name of the Rose,
  • My favorite novel is The Godfather,
  • Long before Internet was available to everybody, I loved writing letters to pen pals from all over the world.

Nominated blogs

Thanks to everybody!

Three-Day Quote Challenge – Day 2

Hi everybody. Thanks once again to Rachael. I go on with this challenge.
What? You didn’t get it yesterday? OK. Read on and you will understand.

Learning to let go should be learned before learning to get. Life should be touched, not strangled. You’ve got to relax, let it happen at times, and at others move forward with it.
– Ray Bradbury

It is not good to look at the clouds or your work will not progress.
– ancient Mayan proverb

You only lose what you cling to.
– Buddha

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Three-Day Quote Challenge – Day 1

Hi everybody. Thanks, Rachael. I take the challenge!
What? Read on and you will understand.

Praised be You my Lord through Sister Water,
So useful, humble, precious and pure.
– St Francis of Assisi

If you love somebody, let them go, for if they return, they were always yours. If they don’t, they never were.
– Khalil Gibran

Truth does not become more true by virtue of the fact that the entire world agrees with it, nor less so even if the whole world disagrees with it.
– Maimonides

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