The Collector
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The Collector

Why is it called the Renaissance?

And was it really so special?

The Renaissance. Few words can stir the soul quite like it. It has a distant almost ethereal quality. We all know about the Renaissance — a broad period after the Middles Ages when everything seemed to explode into something new. A time when masterpieces were produced in such abundance you would think they were going out of fashion.

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A Renaissance Writer

I love all things Italian Renaissance, cooking and writing. I can often be found reading, drinking espresso and working on too many things at once