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La logica del merito | Chapter 5 – Grace

La logica del merito | Chapter 5 – Grace

Grace Grace is by definition at the same time an almost aerial elegance, a temporary immunity, a feeling of well-being, and an undeserved gift made just for love. All these meanings lie in the poetry of Sofia Fiorini, but above all “La logica del merito” finds a solution through the gift, in the fifth and last(…)

La logica del merito | Chapter 4 – Flowers

La logica del merito | Chapter 4 – Flowers

Flowers Flowers have always been the symbol of the rebirth thought earth, the most obvious sign of the cyclical regeneration of life. The fourth chapter of “La logica del merito” perceives the flower as the constant and amazing renewal of love, under new forms and by involving new objects. A light that turns into hope what seemed irreparably swallowed by the earth. I(…)

Month of Poetry | N. Hikmet

Month of Poetry | N. Hikmet

Nazim Hikmet The dizziness of love told by Nazim Hikmet takes the form of a dizziness of word, that feeds on the unfathomable chasm of the future and on the volatile image of it. Here we rediscover it with one of his most loved poems since ever. La vertigine dell’amore che racconta Nazim Hikmet prende(…)

La logica del merito | Chapter 3 – The Pledge of the Earth

La logica del merito | Chapter 3 – The Pledge of the Earth

The Pledge of the Earth Earth gives and earth receives, takes back what was ours to be returned at some point. The poems of the chapter “The pledge of the earth” mark a farewell that does not allow possible returns, except in other shapes or dimensions: the only possible meeting is the last reunion with the earth,(…)

Month of Poetry | E. Dickinson

Month of Poetry | E. Dickinson

Emily Dickinson A lonely voice silently hollowing in herself and looking into life’s eyes, questioning uninterruptedly about the infinite issues of the human being. In this poem Emily Dickinson gives one of the most beautiful answers to questions about the nature of love, with her delicate and inexorable speech. Una voce solitaria che scava dentro se stessa silenziosamente e(…)

La logica del merito | Chapter 2 – Crosses

La logica del merito | Chapter 2 – Crosses

Crosses Cross as destiny. Cross as a mark of hurt. Cross as the necessary stage where life stops for a while and where pain is concentrated. All of this is Crosses, the second chapter of “La logica del merito” by Sofia Fiorini, which we show you with a selection of photos inspired to the sea, in which Aunt(…)

Month of poetry | Rupi Kaur

Month of poetry | Rupi Kaur

Rupi Kaur Being ruthlessly accurate without sacrificing an innate sweetness. This is the gift of Rupi Kaur’s poetry: some sort a fascinating lightning grace. We honor this “tender and powerful” book with the first poem from the second section the loving. Not a feminine poem, not a feminist one: just beautifully universal. Essere spietatamente esatta(…)

La logica del merito | Chapter 1 – Promises

La logica del merito | Chapter 1 – Promises

Promises The Berry Wave proposes to tell through images the story Sofia Fiorini has built with words in her debut book “La logica del merito”. Five chapters describe a falling and rising journey, in which promises are the starting point: a concise and severe path of death and rebirth. Our visual reworking of it is dyed of vintage(…)

Month of poetry | W. Szymborska

Month of poetry | W. Szymborska

Wisława Szymborska The greatness of the poetic voice lies in the amazing ability to be both timeless and part of our daily life. Wislawa Szymborska, with the power of a clear and clean speech, still resonates to us as a novelty. Today we rediscover one of the most famous and universally loved poems of her. La(…)

Month of poetry | E.E. Cummings

Month of poetry | E.E. Cummings

Edward Estlin Cummings The month of poetry is a dedicated space through which The Berry Wave rediscovers timeless words: we inaugurate it with a poem by E. Cummings, from “Tulips and Chimneys”. Hope you enjoy it! Il mese della poesia è uno spazio che The Berry Wave dedica alle parole sopravvissute al tempo: lo inauguriamo con(…)