I didn’t want Egypt, or France, or far-flung destinations. I just wanted to go back to my life from my childhood, just to visit it, and touch it, and to convince myself that yes, it had been real.”
― Jenny Lawson, Let’s Pretend This Never Happened: A Mostly True Memoir
Life, it happens so fast.
Who can testify to our tenacity?
Where is the time to record our lack of permanence?
I got to this point in my life where I felt like everything was passing by so quickly I was forgetting to notice life happening. The details in people's expressions, the events that were not milestones but just as significant. Witness is my personal struggle to stay present, not just relevant in my day to day as I chase stories and write-up catchy headlines.
This series aims to record impermanence.