Sophie Swerts Knudsen

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Imagine a six year old girl, trying hard to create a fairytale with the words she just learned to write: tongue in cheek, legs dangling from her chair, holding an old fashioned ink pen leaving dark blue stains on her fingers. That was me! All through childhood and early teen years, I scribbled fairytales on pieces of paper, created the start of an overly sugar-like romantic Irish drama, and wrote my brothers and friends’ essays for school. The passion for fairytales, unusual stories and especially history never left me,


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The Life and Times of Cesare Borgia. Following in the...

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  • 21 May 2023

It is funny to realize that nine years ago, the ‘dubious’ fictional tv-series ‘The Borgias’ unleashed in me an insatiable curiosity about...

Obscure Borgia-Related Places (4): Senigallia

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  • 4 April 2022

Senigallia is a tiny town squeezed between its big brother Ancona towards the east, and Pesaro and Fano towards the west. Its...

A prophecy fulfilled…

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  • 11 March 2022

515 years ago, during the night of 11 March, not more than a flash in time, Machiavelli’s Prince, Cesare Borgia died... In...