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The Mystical Power of Love

Do you believe that love can take you on a journey that changes you forever? Pittsburgh Opera continues its 2019-2020 season with Daniel Catán’s Florencia en el Amazonas. This opera tells the story of Florencia Grimaldi, a famous opera singer returning to her home country of Brazil to offer a performance and hopefully reunite with her lover, Cristóbal, a butterfly hunter who has disappeared in…
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Adventure by Proxy

Over the summer, my desire to travel lead me in a search for books to help me escape, in the literary sense.  I happily dived into Turn Right at Machu Picchu, a travel book written by Mark Adams that I was reading for book club. Adams has a humorous outlook on traveling which was compounded further when he confessed that his camping experience was pretty…