Culture

Oil and the female body

An unpublished work by poet Guido Oldani, an autographed copy of which is now available with the Olio Officina almanac, celebrates olives, oil and women. The public attending the festival had the opportunity of listening to the poet reading a sonnet of great fascination and candour

Olio Officina

Oil and the female body

WOMEN

olives ripening on the tree
are like a system of planets
in a planetarium, in my dreams.
once squeezed their oil sings out,
and should it caress the female body
it would make her glow even more
like a sky licked by the stars.

Guido Oldani

Olio Officina

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