Writers On The Run
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Writers On The Run

Empúries, Spain: Where Old Stories Live Again

Ruins and ghosts on the Costa Brava

The fighting started here

Hard to believe now, as the car winds its way through fields mounded with haystacks along glass-smooth roads that wobble and blur in the heat. But the Roman conquest of Spain started here. It began as a war against Carthage, and ended with the entire Iberian…

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Ryan Frawley

Novelist. Essayist. Former entomologist. Now a full-time writer exploring travel, art, philosophy, psychology, and science. www.ryanfrawley.com