ONE SMALL UNIVERSE





PC: Michelangelo di Battista with model Rosie Whiteley

An idea - a story begins to form in the tired mind of an old author as he sits alone by the fire. He sips his cognac and the characters materialize as of their own volition in his drowsy mind. They take on definite angles which fill with light and shadow. Their hollow bodies fill with thoughts and desires. Their hollow universe fills with history. They dance and sing and make love; they wage wars against one another and make peace in the brief interval our author hangs between waking and sleeping. Perhaps one day they will materialize on ink smeared paper and claim some small part of this existence. Or else, they will disappear forever the moment the cognac takes effect and our author's head falls soundly sleeping on his chest. Unbeknown to them, their fate hangs uncertain in the balance.

7 comments:

  1. I agree, they're beautiful!!

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  2. Mysterious!! I love the photos very much..one of the most beautiful editorials I've seen. xxoxoox

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  3. these are hauntingly beautiful. That last one is phantasmagoric(totally not a word lolz)

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  4. have to admitt that she is a striking beuaty. in this editorial she has the grace of toni garrn. love it.

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  5. Gorgeous as usual!

    In response to your comment, you learn to forgive yourself. You let go of old mistakes and change who you are. Every experience you have changes you, whether it be better or whether it be something that shows you your flaws- so that you can rise above them.
    Remember, your life is beautiful ♥

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