As long as I was supporting my family, I could not do serious writing, however, since I settled in Cortona, I have dedicated a lot of time to creative writing and the words just flow by themselves

Margherita D’Acquaviva was born on a cold winter day in February 1247, in a small stone house in the village Laviano, Umbria, which is located in the vicinity of Lake Trasimeno. It is a picturesque parish in the valley surrounded by swamps on the route from Montepulciano to the town of Cortona. The village consisted of a number of houses scattered throughout the valley with a small marketplace in the center. Here, every few days the peasants, merchants and farmers from the nearby villages came to set up stalls to sell their wares. A small church stood among the houses, built from local white limestone which was found in abundance along the waterways that flowed from the hills... (from my book "The Two Margheritas")

The Two Margheritas

This story passes through two different periods in Tuscan history, with the character of  Margherita appearing at times as a holy figure of the 12th century, and at times as a modern – day Margherita. Is there any connection between the two characters? Is the modern-day Margherita influenced psychologically or spiritually by the Holy Margherita? Is it a case of…

Seeds of Love

He risked his freedom for the impossible love for an Egyptian woman. He smuggled forbidden seeds from Israel to a country that human life isn’t worth no more than a pack of cigarettes. Through Eric’s adventures you will become acquainted with the real life in Egypt, as he became familiar with it. A Romance full of adventure, sex and suspense……