Selected Works

Nonfiction
A look at life in little-known mountain towns of the Sicilian hinterlands.
A true account of the last years of an ancient Sicilian giant bluefin tuna trap.






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Out of Palermo

Just sayin....

January 30, 2013

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These guys have nothing to do with Sicily. But they are Jedi and they remind me of Fra Biagio, another force for good. See below.

Brother Biagio Conte, Palermo missionary

January 7, 2013

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Fra Biagio Conte is the son of a prosperous Palermo businessman who gave up everything to live with the homeless under the portico of the Palermo train station for two years. Through hunger strikes and his connections (more…)

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