The American: For Italy & the World
Email this article to a friend.
How you get better
Often mistaken for a foreigner, Madeline lives in Brooklyn and works in Manhattan.
Falling in love with Italy is the easy part, but it doesn't include learning the language.
A visit to southwestern U.S. takes an author to beautiful landscapes, and a story of wood.
Meeting old friends can sometimes mean going along with imperfect recollections, but that's not what matters.
A man who once wanted to be a lover returns to your life, but what to make of his story?
An early fall day reminds the author of the passage of her two decades in New York City.