🛸 “We are always getting away from the present moment” (H.G. Wells) 🛸

Herbert George Wells (1866 – 13 August 1946), usually referred to as H. G. Wells, was an English writer considered the father of modern science fiction, along with Jules Verne. His work “The Time Machine” is the first great novel to imagine time travel and can be considered both a scientific parable and a class… Read More 🛸 “We are always getting away from the present moment” (H.G. Wells) 🛸

📚 July 30 is Paperback Book Day: let’s rejoice! 📚

Today is a day for those who still enjoy the feel and smell of a real book. It’s Paperback Book Day: the anniversary of the day the first Penguin paperbacks were published in England in 1935. When it was introduced, the paperback book revolutionized reading (much like the e-reader has done more recently) Before that,… Read More 📚 July 30 is Paperback Book Day: let’s rejoice! 📚

Nostalgia

  Nostalgia è una parola composta da due termini greci che significano ritorno (nóstos). e dolore (àlgos) Letteralmente indica un desiderio acuto di tornare a vivere in un luogo da cui ci siamo allontanati, di rivedere i luoghi della nostra infanzia, quelli in cui albergano gli oggetti più cari. Inoltre descrive la malinconia causata dal… Read More Nostalgia

Jean Cocteau

      Jean Cocteau, né le 5 juillet 1889 et mort le 11 octobre 1963 est un poète, graphiste, dessinateur, dramaturge et cinéaste français. “On doit croire en sa chance, sinon comment expliquer le succès de ceux qu’on n’aime pas.” (Le Coq et l’Arlequin – 1918) “Dobbiamo credere nella fortuna. Come spiegare altrimenti il… Read More Jean Cocteau