Today’s Featured Article

Who Says It Doesn’t Pay to be a Writer?

‘Literary genius’ is the preferred currency at a stylish New Boutique hotel in Marrakech If your passion is writing, then you have a personal invitation to visit one of today’s most interesting novelists and stay at his charming new boutique hotel located the ancient Medina of Morocco’s most popular destination: Marrakech. “Riad Calypso” (named after […]

Books & Literature

Author Roman Payne Discusses Wandering and His New Novel, “The Love of Europa”

Reprinted from GreatNovels.org "To wander is to be alive." - Roman Payne ABOVE:  The wanderer stops to take respite as he roams about. "Wandering is the major theme of both my life and my work - and they are the same thing." - Roman Payne On … [Continue Reading]

Gourmet

Remembering Old Traditions of Swiss Delicacies

As a child, I loved the Swiss dessert delicacy, from the tiny canton in Appenzell, we called the “biberli”. It was reserved as a reward for quality accomplishments and holiday celebrations in our home. The original recipe was an extremely delicate almond paste and honey, sandwiched between a richly perfumed cake, soft and dense like […]

Lifestyle Trends

Veuve Clicquot & Ferrari Lifestyle Partnership

This article first appeared on PR Newswire Veuve Clicquot Ponsardin is announced as the first "lifestyle partner" of Ferrari at the Geneva … [Continue Reading]

Travel & Tourism

Cathar history in the South of France

By. Natalie Trent - La Dolce Vita Azille   Cathar sites & ruins in the South of France The abundance of Cathar history in the Aude region of the South of France is amazing, with many castles, sites & ruins strategically placed on … [Continue Reading]

Wellness & Fitness

Thalassotherapy

What is Thalassotherapy? From the Greek word Thalassa meaning “ocean,” true Thalassotherapy includes incorporating all of the healthy marine elements by way of water exercise, ingestion of salty … [Continue Reading]

Wine

Chloe® Wine Collection Launches Monterey County Rosé

Article First published on PRNewswire . SAN FRANCISCO, April 27, 2016 /PRNewswire/ — Chloe® Wine Collection announces the release ofChloe 2015 Monterey County Rosé, $17 SRP, launching this month in select markets. Under the direction of Senior Winemaker Georgetta Dane, the 2012 International Women’s Wine Competition Best Woman Winemaker, Chloe® Wine Collection includes the following exquisite […]

Designer Quotes

The lot of author to be read before bed

“The lot of the bride to be wed before bed desired until rotten. The lot of author to be read before bed admired then forgotten”. – Roman Payne Roman Payne  

Daily Literary Quote

She was free in her wildness

“She was free in her wildness. She was a wanderess, a drop of free water. She belonged to no man and to no city.” – Roman Payne, The Wanderess