Curling up in abandoned houses or strutting about in a fishing village, an army of feral cats rules a remote island in southern Japan outnumbering humans six to one. Originally introduced to the mile-long island of Aoshima to deal with mice that plagued fishermen’s boats, the cats stayed on – and multiplied. Aoshima, a 30-minute ferry ride off the coast of Ehime prefecture, had been home to 900 people in 1945. The only sign of human activity now is the boatload of […]
I am interested in solving an unknown factor of art and an unknown factor of life. — Eva Hesse Words do not express thoughts very well. They always become a little different immediately after they are expressed, a little distorted, a little foolish. — Hermann Hesse Hesse saved me. He made me move when I thought I could not. To this day, he moves me still. But really, me moving him should really be my thing.