|Introduction||I'm Michelle, the artist formerly known as "Sognatrice" to long-time readers of my blog, Bleeding Espresso: http://bleedingespresso.com.
For those unfamiliar with the Eye-talian language it's pronounced "sohn-ya-tree-chay" (accent on the tree and roll the "r" if you can) and means "dreamer."
And that's what I am, among other things like writer, teacher, translator, non-practicing attorney, devoted fiancée, amateur chef and baker, doggie mamma, proud auntie.
|Interests||reading, writing, taking long walks with Luna and Stella, yoga, cooking, baking, avoiding doing laundry, making a fool of myself making objects feminine when they are really masculine, bragging about my niece and nephew and how smart/sweet/adorable they are.|
|Favorite Movies||A Few Good Men, As Good As It Gets, Jerry Maguire, Ocean's Eleven, Il Padrino I-III, Il Postino, La Vita E' Bella, The American President, Swingers, Clerks, Hope Floats (make fun, I don't care).|
|Favorite Music||John Mayer, James Taylor, Janis Joplin, Indigo Girls, Norah Jones, Maroon 5, Harry Connick Jr., James Blunt, Andrea Bocelli, Tiziano Ferro, Gianna Nannini, Nek, Officine Pan, Vasco Rossi, Marasà.|
|Favorite Books||Chocolat, Wuthering Heights, The Stranger, The Stone Boudoir, The Birth of Venus, Sue Grafton Letter Series, The Eyre Affair, The No. 1 Ladies' Detective Agency series, The Mitford series, The Fortunate Pilgrim, Nice Work, The Diary of Virginia Woolf, A Voyage Out|
You're going to the moon! What did you forget to pack?
My lucky moon rock! Oh. Wait....