These last years, several persons have asked me why am I always blogging about my sister’s affections and the things she most liked (which is not strictly… Read more “Loveliest? – Rita Hayworth (II)”
As a sample of the large collection of images of Rita Hayworth that Ari Fontrodona collected during years, here are some of her favourites. All show dancing… Read more “Was She Ever Lovelier? – Rita Hayworth (I)”
This picture on the header and below is a diversely edited screenshot from “Never Cry Wolf”, an American movie from 1983 directed by Carroll Ballard as an adaptation… Read more “O Kolkorro Ruv (vaj Ruvni) – The Lone Wolf (or She-Wolf)”
I must say, to begin with, that I am sharing these posts (Music for Ariel) exclusively for Ariel’s sake and mine. She loved this music and… Read more “Music for Ariel and all my Romani elders – Ravel’s ‘Tzigane’”
Braçalets romani-hindús i uns ulls amb estels a dins (I apologize to my followers -most of them native English speakers- for publishing this post in my mother… Read more “Romani-Indian bracelets and eyes with stars inside”
A Fairy Tale for Fairies and Other Advanced Souls By Linus Fontrodona This narrative follows and completes a brief introduction or prologue I published a few… Read more “THE NIGTHLY BIRD AND THE ROMANI GIRL”
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On 17th November 2015, my younger sister wrote a touching post in remembrance of a dead lover. It begins with these words: “Once, I lost a person very… Read more “To Ariel in Loving Memory (with the help of T.S. Eliot)”