Se indugio con occhi sempre nuoviE osservo lo straordinarioRegalo che l’azzurro di acqua e cieloE il rosso il verde il giallo della naturaNon cessano di elargireIntimamente non posso che sentireTanta pace generosamente calarmiAddosso. Even if I can’t keep the acronym, my words more or less mean: If I linger with ever new eyesAnd I observe… Read More Serenità

W. B. Yeats

William Butler Yeats one of the greatest poets of the 20th century, was born at Sandymount, Ireland. on 13 June 1865 The Old Men Admiring Themselves in the Water I heard the old, old men say,“Everything alters,And one by one we drop away.”They had hands like claws, and their kneesWere twisted like the old thorn-treesBy… Read More W. B. Yeats

  17 June: World Day to Combat Desertification and Drought

The United Nations’ World Day to Combat Desertification and Drought is annually observed on June 17 to highlight the urgent need to limit desertification and recover from drought. Desertification does not refer to the expansion of existing deserts but to the degradation of land in arid, semi-arid and dry sub-humid areas, caused primarily by human… Read More   17 June: World Day to Combat Desertification and Drought