American in Italy / expat / politics / working in italy

You need a license to drive a car but not to own a gun..

So I have neglected (once again ) my writing but its been a pretty busy last two weeks with getting back to the swing of things in Florence. Back to work as normal which means random improvised appointments, long stretches during the day of free time (hello coffee) and a feeling of excitement as I … Continue reading

American in Italy / expat / gun / politics / Uncategorized

Arizona in the headlines for all the wrong reasons..

So its been a week since it became 2011 and what a week!… in Italy I heard about a new Rome Tourist tax *sigh , more Berlusconi ridiculousness , new museum updates ..YAY! I’m in a slightly effervescent mode when I come back from a long vacation home, always a little confusing.. like should I really be there … Continue reading