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The Wizard of Oz – Veronica

The Wizard of Oz – Veronica

Magic Tales – Veronica in The Wizard of Oz “There is no place like home” Dorothy’s story has been revisited countless times and has become part of the collective imagination because it is the journey of each of us towards accepting ourselves. Dorothy has to get out of reality and enter a different place, a magical(…)

Magic Tales – The Wizard of Oz

Magic Tales – The Wizard of Oz

Magic Tales – The Wizard of Oz The Wizard of Oz is a journey, through which Dorothy discovers magic while she tries to come back home. “There is no place like home.” This is the greatest discovery of  Dorothy at the end of her journey, when thanks to magic she understands that the happy place she(…)

The Magic of Empathy

The Magic of Empathy

The Magic of Empathy Children have a quality that adults often lose: EMPATHY They have the innate ability to put themselves in the shoes of others, of those who relate to them, thanks to their extreme and refined ability of  “the feeling”. This makes them naturally correct, honest, altruistic, generous and absolutely reliable. Teaching them(…)

Magic in Reading | We Have Always Lived in The Castle

Magic in Reading | We Have Always Lived in The Castle

  We Have Always Lived in The Castle by Shirley Jackson Since Charles had taken my occupation for Tuesday morning I had nothing to do. I wondered about going down to the creek, but I had no reason to suppose that the creek would even be there, since I never visited it on Tuesday mornings; […]”. We(…)

Alice in Wonderland – Nicoletta

Alice in Wonderland – Nicoletta

Magic Tales – Nicoletta in Alice in Wonderland Magic teaches us that we can dare to be what we want, thanks to the superpower of imagination. Following an intuition sometimes it is possible to lose and found yourself, like Alice in Wonderland follows the White Rabbit, magic in the everyday resides in following that element(…)

Magic tales – Alice in Wonderland

Magic tales – Alice in Wonderland

Lewis Carroll’s Alice in Wonderland Time is the magical element par excellence in Alice in Wonderland, subjective and uncontrollable, it is also the link between fantasy and reality. A mantra that is repeated throughout the story. “How long is it forever? Sometimes only a second.” Time as a symbol is the background to a powerful and perfectly inconclusive(…)

The magic of “Feeling”

The magic of “Feeling”

The magic of “Feeling” Kids need to be happy, they do not have to make their parents happy. A happy child will be an adult who can make the world a better place. Usually, we tend to talk to children as if we were in front of an incomplete adult since we can feel inadequate to communicate(…)

Magic in Reading | Wide Sargasso Sea

Magic in Reading | Wide Sargasso Sea

Wide Sargasso Sea by Jean Rhys “Above all I hated her. For she belonged to the magic and the loveliness. She had left me thirsty and all my life would be thirst and longing for what I had lost before I found it.” Wide Sargasso Sea (1966) is the novel byJean Rhys, the British author(…)

Magic in the everyday

Magic in the everyday

Magic in the everyday Magic is not for kids, magic is real. A new chapter of The Berry Wave is dedicated to magic since superpowers are the best weapon we have at our disposal in the every-day to reach our dreams. Magic is the quality that makes something seem extraordinary, but also the special power(…)

Summer Vampin’ Tales – Giulia

Summer Vampin’ Tales – Giulia

Vampin’ Free Time Vampin’ is definitely a way of being in life not linked to an esthetic aspect but to a philosophic attention of being itself in a shining way. When we are doing something we love we are beautiful more than ever. We can be vamp even in our free time when we’re free(…)