There are many foreign correspondent voices that pull readers in, but others can turn readers away. Good elements of writing are key for keeping reader’s attention, such as voice, detail and tone. Eric S. Margolis is journalist that portrays elements of good writing in his blog posts. Margolis a credited journalist and foreign correspondent who writes for The … More BLOG 7: Exploring Writers’ Voices
3 Hidden Gems of Amalfi… Besides the Beautiful Beaches I had the amazing opportunity to explore the Amalfi Coast for three days while studying abroad in Florence, Italy. I grew up with the naive thought that Amalfi would only consist of just beaches and sand. On this three day excursion I thought I would tan, swim … More If You Go Travel Article: The Amalfi Coast
For my If You Go Travel Article, “5 Hidden Gems of Amalfi…Besides the Beautiful Beaches,” you will find top 5 reasons I loved Amalfi for more than just its’ picture perfect beach and coast line. My Winning Trip to the Amalfi Coast by Emma Mutino, is one recent travel article that discusses the wonders of … More BLOG 6 If You Go Travel Article.
My classmates and I recently traveled to the wonderful city of Rome, Italy… very different from Florence, Italy I may add. In Rome, the streets and sidewalks were always filled to capacity with tourists and the environment always seemed chaotic (even though it probably did not help that is the peek of tourist season). Throughout our trip … More BLOG 5 Finding the Story
In today’s world, many authors find it difficult to connect to the younger generation for a number of reasons. The younger generation that consists of 18-30 year olds were raised on slightly different thoughts, beliefs and morals than their older and younger generations. In Pico Iyer’s story called “Why We Travel,” I believe it connects to the younger generation … More BLOG 4 Correspondent Styles for a Millennial Generation
Mercati Centrale is an ginormous, open market, the length of four football fields. It is home to local citizens and restaurants that provide different varieties of food and drinks to visitors and florentine citizens. This market has dimmed lights, but is lit up by big class windows that are on the back wall. Each food stand is closely located … More BLOG POST 3 Describe a Scene: Mercato Centrale
BLOG POST 2 Pop Italian Food Writing Italian cuisine… all it consists of is noodles, marinara sauce, meatballs, right? Wrong! Italian cuisine is full of rich tradition that most people are not aware of. I grew up learning about italian cuisine from the Disney movie, Lady and the Tramp, where the two dogs share an italian meal … More BLOG POST 2 Pop Italian Food Writing