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I want to dedicate my posts to what I define “Viral Storytelling” – I wish to talk about narrative, its inherent characteristics and what makes it work and thrive.

The first thing I can say about myself is that I have been in love with storytelling since I was a small child.

Julia Dream is a sci-fi novel set in a dystopian future.

Professionally I like to think of myself as a gardener – I work with seeds of ideas so that they can grow and bloom.

My passion for the written word – literature, in its broadest sense – began when I discovered the magic of the alphabet.

A brief structural parenthesis on storytelling and an attempt to draw a line on when, narratives become toxic and unethical – something like a flat-out lie.

Even though Interstellar is on the whole a flawed movie, its atmosphere and mood deserve attention nonetheless.

The ABC of sci-fi is well known – Asimov, Bradbury, Clarke. Today I will concentrate on the A.

Vampires are popular. So why would we need yet another vampire movie now?

This post is a tribute to Fallingwater, possibly the most beautiful house ever built.

As authors, we’ve all heard that one before. You know how it goes: ‘any story that you can come up with has been told before’. Interesting.

My old Nokia phone had state-of-art user experience. Unmatched by any smartphone yet.

In the journey we embark in when admiring Magritte’s work, the artist is constantly warning us to look again, because what we see could well be a trick.

The ugly duckling has always been my favorite fairytale. It is different from other stories that are often cruel or violent.

Next time you read a book or watch a film, try this simple test.

Aaron Swartz was a genius, a tech enfant prodige and champion of free circulation of information.

Firefly is a peculiar TV series under many points of view.

What’s so special about Pasta alla Carbonara? First, the taste. Then, its story.

Neil Gaiman’s novel American Gods is a book about America, first and foremost.

Lode all’Inviolato is a song expressing the transcendence of an unmentioned divine principle, and the immanence of the depth man can reach.

The nostos of ancient Greek literature considered the return voyage of the Greek heroes after the Trojan War; the most famous is certainly the Odyssey.

When we think of Easter, we probably think of eggs, chocolate and bunnies. The egg is an ancient symbol of Easter, with its strong metaphoric relevance.

5 years ago a violent earthquake struck l’Aquila, killing 309 people. This is the tragedy. Then there is the scandal.

I find simply wonderful the Street Art idea of liberating art from its conventional spaces (museums, galleries, etc.) to transport it in everyday life.