legend

The Legend of Charlemagne, a story of love

The Legend of Charlemagne is one of the most clever and interesting stories by Italo Calvino. This wonderful writer born in Cuba, to Italian parents, left an impressive testimony of his sharp sensitivity and clear intelligence in this short story.…

Demosthenes, the Great Stammering Orator

Demosthenes went down in history as the greatest of all the Greek orators. This in itself is a great accomplishment. However, the truly surprising part of his story is everything he had to do for glory. His is one of…

Living in a Hurry Keeps Us from Truly Living

We often live in a hurry, constantly thinking about what’s next. We live connected to “I have to” or “I must.” Disconnected from ourselves and everything that surrounds us. Stand up, look, feel. You are here right now — enjoy…