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Speaking of Casanova…

…which is exactly what I’ll be doing on May 16! Please join me at the We and Our Neighbors club house in San Jose, California. We’re doing a fundraiser for the clubhouse, which has been a community gathering place for … Continue reading

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More Remarkable Venetian Women

A Beautiful Woman in Venice details the lives of Venetian women from the 1300s onwards, dipping a toe into the 1800s. Then I came across this page from┬áVenezia Autentica, which describes a number of “my” Venetian women and then adds … Continue reading

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Tombola Ending Early!!

Hi folks–This month’s tombola (raffle) for Christine Volker’s book Venetian Blood will end a bit early–in fact, tomorrow!! I’m leaving town and won’t be checking email on March 31, so I’ll draw the winning name tomorrow. If you want to … Continue reading

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Any Guesses Yet?

The right and left bottom corners are pretty clear now. How about that top right corner? Anyone ready to take a guess where this is? A reminder: You can still enter the latest “Venice, My Muse” raffle, offered by Christine … Continue reading

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Snow! And an Announcement…

I know this is a few days old now, but still I wanted to share with you the beauty of a snow-covered Venice. Snow covers Venice Friends living there have talked about its beauty as well as its treachery. Ice … Continue reading

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Cinderella Delivers the Winning Name

Apparently Cinderella is arriving in Venice… Thank you to Piero for sending me this photo. What a great float! Today it is delivering this message: The winner of the latest tombola for the “Venice, My Muse” interview with JoAnn Locktov … Continue reading

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Latest Tombola Ends Soon!

Halloween at midnight–usually a spooky hour, but this time it’s the deadline for the latest table (raffle) for the “Venice, My Muse” interview series. So many of you have already left lovely comments about this month’s interview with JoAnn Locktov. … Continue reading

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