Stories

26 October 2020

WE’RE ALL ONE BIG FAMILY UP HERE – Emilia Quartey

Emilia Quartey, Ghana – Castelnovo Monti I joined my father in Italy because I had serious health problems when I was a child. He’d started a […]
5 October 2020

MY REDEMPTION – Lizbeth Salas

Lizbeth Salas, Lima Perù – Castelnovo Monti I left Peru at the age of 19. Kiara was just two and a half years old and I […]
23 September 2020

MALLY TAKES CLOWNING VERY SERIOUSLY – Maurizio Tagliati

When people ask me what I do for a living, I tell them that I’m a clown and I take it very seriously! The term “clown” […]
19 August 2020

MY MOUNTAIN BREAKFAST WITH A MOROCCAN TOUCH: HOT MINT TEA AND TRADITIONAL “ERBAZZONE”, STRICTLY MADE WITHOUT ANY LARD – Abdelghani Essadiki

Ouled Sidi Bendaoud, Marocco – Castelnovo Monti This is the dish with which I identify.We are what we eat and I like to start the day […]
19 August 2020

ONCE UPON A TIME THERE WAS A PRECIOUS STONE TRADER… – Tanakritaya Ronchetti

Bangkok, Thailand – Castelnovo Monti who, as a refugee during the war, set off from China for new horizons. This story has a fairytale beginning but […]
19 August 2020

CANADIAN FOR 8 WEEKS AT A TIME – Marco Grasselli

Castelnovo Monti – Toronto, Canada At the age of twenty, having finished high school and done military service, I found myself on the settee at home […]