Places that Scare You

For a book that makes such a whole lot of sense, ‘The Places that Scare You’ does surprisingly little for me. Maybe it’s to do with the fact that things it says are things I already understand the importance of (kind of), so it doesn’t exactly ‘inspire’ or challenge. Maybe it’s because I am already putting…

Venice, Italy

So, it happens something like this..On the train to Venice, I am reading this book called ‘The Places that Scare You’- which essentially implores one to sit face to face with one’s discomfort and vulnerabilities till they make peace with them.

Verona, Italy

Most people hear of Verona in the context of the tale of ‘Romeo and Juliet’. These two protagonists of Shakespeare’s famous tragedy belonged to rival families from Verona. It seems Shakespeare was inspired by a true story from Italy. Standing testimony to this, is the house at Via Cappello, 23.. the house of Juliet (or…