A dwarf goose is a migratory bird with a different agenda. Instead of returning to its birthplace, it returns to where it learnt how to fly.

Writers seem to behave the same way, they return to where they lost their grip on this world. As if true words could only be plucked from the unknown.

* In Australian museums, each piece of art has a date underneath the artist’s name. This date does not indicate the artist’s birth but the day he or she arrived in Australia.

Catherine de Saint Phalle.

Writer.

Identical blog in French :  ‘Oienaine.com’.

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