Category My Fever Pitch

Controversial Sportsmen vol I – Mario Balotelli

It took me a little longer than expected to write a new post here, I apologize for that. I also apologize for that utterly annoying display of sensitivity in my latest posts, I need to get back to football and regain comfort in a less vulnerable position. Today it’s time for Mario Balotelli, undoubtedly the most […]

my fever pitch

I live in Rome, Italy, and I’m supposed to be an AS Roma or SS Lazio supporter. In fact, I’m not. I could be a Juventus fan, Juve is the most successful football team in Italy, the one with the biggest fan base and the most hated. AC Milan is Silvio Berlusconi’s team, I could […]

Pandora’s Box

Ok, where did I stop? Right, ‘Fever Pitch’… In the meantime I’ve almost finished reading it, so that means one thing, which is that I thoroughly enjoyed it. For anyone who doesn’t know the book: this is about the author’s (Nick Hornby) relationship with Arsenal, the football club he’s a keen supporter. For anyone who […]

brush stroke number one

No need getting into details right now, but this year has been a though one so far. I had no chance but resorting to my coping skills, and this allowed me to explore myself on a deeper level. That’s not a bad thing after all, however it would be nice if I could do that even […]