Carol Faenzi splits her time between Indianapolis, New York City and Tuscany. The author of The Stonecutter?s Aria, she is also an inspirational speaker and teacher, offering workshops on how to preserve family stories. She also has a private practice coaching women on leadership and creative development.
Several years ago, I rented a villa in the hills of Settignano, above Florence. It was the perfect place to make revisions to my life, which up to that moment has been consumed by a career in corporate America. I had recently lost my nonna, my grandmother, Olga, and writing