Category Archives: Books

Time to Holiday

Time to holida

  I gave in after all (after trying to resist it, not too hard, as I was confessing here), and started reading my Christmas books early. I am currently reading Paul Theroux’s The Great Railway Bazaar, and so far, so … Read More

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Everest: The First Ascent & Other Winter Reading

Everest The First Ascent

  First of all, I should start by confessing that I bought this book, Everest – The First Ascent, by mistake. And I am glad I did. Another book, with a very similar title, The Ascent of Everest, had been … Read More

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Giorgio Armani: The Book

Giorgio Armani Book

  The man and the fashion designer Giorgio Armani, in his own words. It couldn’t get better than this. The man is discrete, meticulous, honest, uncompromising, loyal, constant, determined, perfectionist, loathing exhibitionism and excesses, whose trust is hard to gain, … Read More

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Just Kids

Patti Smith Just Kids

  I first mentioned Patti Smith’s book, Just Kids, when I started my blog six years ago, the year it was published. Why it has taken me so long to finally read it, I can’t really say. The author has … Read More

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Autumn Moodboard

Autumn moodboard

What to watch, read and listen to this season.     Watch. Good movies season is here. After months and months (about six, to be exact) when good, and even watchable films were on hiatus, it’s time for the big … Read More

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