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Il pastore

A camels’ shepherd During quarantine, the streets look empty, invisible skins of silent snakes. Few shops are still open, and masked men and women are busy making small pyramids of cereals and fruits here. Then, they put everything inside a small bag and send it to other masked men...

The dealer of souls: the job

What a job! <<Why the most odd job, between all jobs?>> They call it a job! Working has a sense only if you wake up angry and tired in the morning. You have a job when you knead the bread, make sausages, produce some cheese, or at least you...

Why writing a kids book?

Leggi in italiano. Just imagination It was long ago, I was a kid. Long before I was mature enough to start questioning myself. In my mind, there wasn’t much space for anything else than fantasy. I sat in my room, surrounded by white walls and all of a sudden,...

Chi è Guantina?

The twigs’ snapper In the forest Glovy After only a few days of traveling, Nodo started to feel down. He had never left the city before, and he wasn’t entirely sure about eating any of the strange smells he found around him. Imagine his fear of smelling an unknown...

Ehi, quello è Nodo!

Do you know what a chairs’ mover is? Once upon a time… This is how a story usually starts, correct? Well, let’s imagine, for a second, that this is not the case. See, behind the light blue curtains, there is a creature, and we know this because his big...

The train

— Read the First Chapter — — Read the Second Chapter — — Read the previous part — — Read in Italian — I’m a train I’m a train. An iron belly running fast over immense skates. Once being the soul of a train wasn’t as easy as right...

Treason!

— Read the First Chapter — — Read the Second Chapter — — Read the previous part — — Read in Italian — Under the hat Days and days without any sound, just the same bicycle parked in front of the house. From the room, a dim light which...

Tradimento!

— Leggi il Primo Capitolo– — Leggi il Secondo Capitolo– — Leggi la puntata precedente– — Read in English– Sotto il cappello Sono giorni ormai che non si sente più alcun rumore nell’aria. Dalla stanza, la luce fioca di una lampadina sembra diventata un modo per sprecare energia, più...

Waiters

— Read the First Chapter — — Read the Second Chapter — — Read the previous part — — Read in Italian — The letter Only M. knows the truth. Or part of it. What I know is that we don’t have much time to loose, since the guy...

Run!

— Read the First Chapter — — Read the Second Chapter — — Read the previous part — — Read in Italian — Death Dying is so easy that no one wants really be next on the list. Or too difficult, perhaps? Maybe it’s just the dread of finding...