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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 | 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(…)

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(…)

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(…)