Paolo Mantioni, “Le età della vita”

It seems to me that you don’t truly believe in anything you do, you don’t wear yourself out completely, you continue to maintain a control that you need to stay out. But in this way you risk staying out of literature, work and even life.

There are people who look at themselves from the outside and are never convinced or immersed in what they are doing, they always stay one step outside. Instead, to live, to make a career, to fit well into the system, you need to be aggressive, disciplined, willing to compromise, and not to have doubts. The protagonist of “The Ages of…

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Patrizia Poli

Patrizia Poli was born in Livorno in 1961. Writer of fiction and blogger, she published six novels.