Francesca Bezzone Francesca Bezzone is our resident writer. Born and bred in Piemonte, she has lived for 15 years in Ireland, where she studied literature and history, graduating with a PhD in Classics. She loves music, the arts and literature and she’s been contributing to Life in Italy since 2012. Today, she spends her time writing for a living (her dream job), singing and drawing. She lives between her beloved Piemonte and Liguria. Her favorite holidays are those spent in the US, visiting her many American friends.