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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(…)

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(…)

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(…)

Ottobre

Ottobre

    Si ripiegano i bianchi abiti estivi e tu discendi sulla meridiana, dolce Ottobre, e sui nidi. Trema l’ultimo canto nelle altane dove sole era l’ombra ed ombra il sole, tra gli affanni sopiti. E mentre indugia tiepida la rosa l’amara bacca già stilla il sapore dei sorridenti addii.   Cristina Campo, da Passo(…)