Invictus

In one of the comments to yesterday’s post, containing the quote from Nelson Mandela, our friend Alessandro Gianesini who blogs at Parola di Scrib recalled the poem “Invictus”, Nelson Mandela’s companion during his long imprisonment.Mandela used to read it throughout his 27-year imprisonment during the apartheid period, because of its message of self-masteryThis poem has… Read More Invictus

Faye Dunaway, 80 anni di fascino e carisma

“Faye Dunaway, 80 anni di fascino e carisma”: questo è il titolo di un articolo apparso oggi su “La Repubblica”.Ebbene sì, la diva americana, bella, bionda, altera, anticonvenzionale, compie oggi ottant’anni, mantenendo intatto il suo fascino e conservando tracce della bellezza giovanile anche se con i tratti un po’ alterati. Nel 1968, anno in cui… Read More Faye Dunaway, 80 anni di fascino e carisma

Golden Globes🏆🏆

Queen movie “Bohemian Rhapsody” was the surprise winner of two major prizes at Sunday’s Golden Globe Awards. The Freddie Mercury biopic took home the trophies for best film drama and best drama actor for its star Rami Malek, who played the late frontman. BBC News – 7 January 2019   (… to be continued)