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There is more drama in plant life than meets the eye. For as long as I can remember, the end of May means that many inside plants can be moved to shaded areas of the garden and patio, where they can blend with the outdoor flora. As the Huron saying goes, “No branch is foolish enough to fight with the other branches.” And so, mostly, there was peace in our garden. This hadn’t always been the case. Often there were pushy plants that would choose to grow without regard for…

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More Precious than Diamonds

More Precious than Diamonds

Despite my frequent trips to Italy, I consciously decided never to learn the language. With blissful ignorance, I always preferred…

Road to the Lemon Grove Pays Homage to the Italian Experience

Road to the Lemon Grove Pays Homage to the Italian Experience

What better way to pay homage to a rich cultural heritage than with a compelling film? Road to the Lemon…

2019 Accenti Contests – Winners Announced

2019 Accenti Contests – Winners Announced

Toronto, May 4, 2019 – The winners of the 2019 Accenti Writing and Photo contests were announced at the Accenti…

Autumn Bounty

Autumn Bounty

I was born in central Italy, in a beautiful green valley. In the summer, the fields were irrigated from the…

Twinset

Twinset

Mum would take us out for a roll in the double pram, dressed identically in well-sucked pink jumpsuits, resembling newborn…

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