The American: For Italy & the World
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By Elaine Luti
Elaine is a Rome-based psychotherapist in who has been in private practice for more than 30 years.
Making good bread is painstaking, and some of its principles apply to the concept of growth itself.
In Rome, every building has its own patron saint of troublemaking, and he's always right.
Some parents unfairly bash their kids for misbehaving in endless airport lines. But who wouldn’t be bored, if not exasperated?
Making holiday cookies and decorations, very much manual labor, can have significance deeper than the simple joy of their making.
Too many stories that play a critical role in therapy are based entirely on adult perspectives.