What I mean when I say that poetry can reach empathy heights that no data or information can. “House keys. House keys. House keys.” (Cate Blanchett performs the rhythmic poem ‘What They Took With Them’ alongside fellow actors Keira Knightley, Juliet Stevenson, Peter Capaldi, Stanley Tucci, Chiwetel Ejiofor, Kit Harington, Douglas Booth,… Continue reading
Dear Molly, it took me two months to read your book but that is because I wanted to savour every word. I love your work so much I was afraid you might fall. Instead, you fly. Thank you for the timeless tale of what it means to be young and the unique journey of what… Continue reading
Ho scritto una cosa sulla crisi dei rifugiati in Europa, partendo dalla foto del piccolo Aylan che non avrei voluto vedere.
I think I forgot to post the series of stories I did on assignment for reported.ly in Lampedusa on the migrant crisis, this past July. It was a rough, amazing experience, chasing ghosts and catching souls by the tail. I hope it may help shed a little light on what the tiny island is about,… Continue reading