What is the best thing that I love about my work?have the opportunity to share my passions with other people, collaboration and empathy, knowledge and the birth of new friendships.
What is my idea of happiness?for me happiness is sharing, there is nothing better than being able to share something with another person.
What is my greatest fear?my biggest fear is definitely losing my loved ones, being alone without the extremely important landmarks that revolve in my life
What is the trait that I most deplore in myself?I’m a very anxious and nervous person, these are two personal traits that I’ve been working on for a long time so I can keep them under control
Which living persons in my profession do i most admire?In literature I have always loved Patti Smith very much, she has just an immense and natural gift to writing and this is also found in her songs.
What is my greatest extravagance?I am a rather introspective person and believe little extravagant, probably (sometimes) my clothing
On what occasion would I lie?lying is of no use, it only brings problems. better a sincere and sincere truth than a falsehood illus
What is the thing that I dislike the most in my work?in truth for me to write has become a personal necessity, has become therapeutic. there are no downsides, at the moment, in this work
When and where was I the happiest, in my work?I am always very happy and excited just before the release of a book, during the promotion phase instead I become more anxious even if on every occasion of presentation I have always had a great time
If I could, what would I change about myself?as I was saying, I would like to be able to relieve anxiety and nervousness, I am working through yoga and meditation
What is my greatest achievement in work?“Riot Not Quiet – 365 giorni di Rock al Femminile” had a great media response, still years later (2018) require me books or presentations. At the moment even the newborn “Femita – Femmine Rock dello Stivale” compatibly with the critical period is going well.
Where would I most like to live?I would very much like to live in Nordic countries such as Denmark, Sweden, Finland.
What is my most treasured possession?without a doubt my daughter Emily, is the essence of my life.
What is my most marked characteristic?I don’t know, I think I’m a pretty introverted and secretive person, probably these.
What is my most inspirational location, in my city?Of Brescia I love very much the Castle, the Valley of Mompiano and all the historical streets of the center
What is my favorite place to eat and drink, in my city?Definitely the Capre e Cavoli but also the Shakti Food and the Bistrò Popolare
What books influenced my life and how?There is no book in particular, but a poet. Emily Dickinson with her poems have definitely influenced my life, the name of my daughter is a tribute to her.
You Only Die Once. What music would I listen on my last day?If it was my last day of life, I think I’d listen to David Bowie’s latest work, his will, “Black Star,” I can’t imagine a better curtain closing.
Who is my hero or heroine in fiction?I am a big fan of Star Wars and Star Trek, undoubtedly my heroes are Princess Leia and Spock.
Who are my heroes and heroines in real life?My heroes in real life are all those people who fight every day for their rights and those of other people, for the rights of animals and all living beings.
Which movie would i recommend to see once in a lifetime?“Big Fish – Stories of an Incredible Life” by Tim Burton, absolutely.
What role play stories in my life and work?I always keep my work and my personal life at arm’s length, I try not to mix them up. My life and my personal history are intimate things and I decide with whom to share them.
What do the words ‘You are the storyteller of your own life’ to me?everyone is the creator of their own life, I don’t think there’s a fate written
Who is my greatest fan, sponsor, partner in crime?My biggest fan is definitely my daughter, with her I share everything, I ask for advice and she often contributes with captivating ideas, I adore her.
Which people or companies would I like to work with in 2021? I feel great with the publisher with whom I have embarked on this new adventure, Edizioni Underground? independent publishing and I care about this very much.
Which people in my profession who can make a real difference in my creative career would i love to meet in 2021?There are many artists, musicians and writers with whom I would like to collaborate for the next works, I’m working on it.
What project, in 2021, am I looking forward to work on?The drafts I’m working on are three, I have to decide which one to deepen, surely the music will be as always the key point.
Where can you see me or my work in 2021?I would love to be able to present my work abroad, maybe 2021 is the good year!
What do the words “Passion Never Retires” mean to me?I believe it is a great truth. I have been pursuing my passions for about ten years now and they are part of my life, I could never deprive myself of it
Which creative heroines should Peter invite to tell their story? Thanking Peter for the hospitality I think you should contact many Italian musicians who would have a lot to tell, I recommend to Peter to draw inspiration from my Femita.
How can you contact me?I’m on social media:
FB: Laura V Pescatori
http://edizioniunderground.it/femita (link for my book)