The American: For Italy & the World
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Pretending to remember
Often mistaken for a foreigner, Madeline lives in Brooklyn and works in Manhattan.
Once upon a time, a fresh-to-the-city New Yorker tried becoming an artist but backed away. Now she's starting over.
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.
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.