Staying still is part of the healing process, but movement, for the body as also in life, is medicine. We have to keep on going. And when we can’t find the strength, we must search for it in what heals us. “The finding/ losing, forgetting/remembering, leaving/returning never stops.”
What does making pictures mean to you?
“Fiction and poetry are doses, medicines. What they heal is the rupture reality makes on the imagination. I had been damaged and a very important part of me had been destroyed – that was my reality, the facts of my life; but on the other side of the facts was who I could be, how I could feel, and as long as I had words for that, images for that, then I wasn’t lost.”
Jeanetter Winterson, Why be happy when you can be normal?
It is not random, I presume, that the song I was listening, while playing with words around the meaning of movement, is called Walk