Here are slideshows and prose and poetry influenced by trips to Italy, where my father’s family goes back hundreds of years:
ITALIA 2008 | Here are six short audio slideshows of Northern Italy and Rome, pulled together from a storied journey there for a couple weeks in the Summer of 2008 with my 18-year-old son and his 18-year-old cousin:
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ITALIA 2003 | A journey with my older brother to the Calabrian hills where my father was born and my family goes back hundreds of years:
~ “CALABRIAN JOURNAL”
~ “THE KEY to MY GRANDFATHER’S HOUSE” (by David Imbrogno)
~ “LAND of MY FATHERS” (article)