Zisa tales

Ruggero and the sicilian puppets theater

Zisa waits for Grandmother's Sunday lunches with great excitement, first of all for the delicious “timballo di anelletti” and second because it's nice being all together. Then there’s Great-granny – her grandmother’s  mother Giovannina – always smiling and saying witty things. Last Sunday, for instance, Zisa had interrupted the conversation to remind her Mom and… Continue reading Ruggero and the sicilian puppets theater

Zisa tales

Aisha and Malik

Aisha and Malik joined Zisa's schoolclass in September, just a few days after the school year had started; they entered in the classroom accompanied by a red cross volunteer and sat in the only free desk, without looking at anyone. Aisha and Malik had recently arrived in Palermo from an African country and did not… Continue reading Aisha and Malik