Can we be curious?
(4 minute read) Why don’t we ask questions anymore? Asks Monica Sharp.
Rain, rain, don’t go away … we need you!
(4 minute read) American-in-Italy Monica Sharp takes a personal view of the climate emergency from the guilty safety of her air-conditioned room.
What to do when you don’t fit in
(5 minute read) Monica Sharp on the awkwardness of not ‘belonging’.
The lonely life of the translator
(4 minute read) Monica Sharp explores the experiences of those who only have words for company.
Who are you? And why it matters!
(4 minute read) Monica Sharp offers an insight into identity - as an American in Italy she feels we all need to be citizens of the world.
(5 minute read) Monica Sharp shares the poetry she wrote during some of the most difficult times since March 2020.
Life in the (too) fast lane
(4 minute read) Monica Sharp says her native USA needs to change to become more humane.
Why do Americans never take holidays?
(6 minute read) Monica Sharp examines the unhealthy work ethic which diminishes quality of life in the US.