Hibernation: Day 7 – Structure

The several-day-long lack of water made participants adapt to a more primal lifestyle, cleaning and showering with cold water. Nevertheless, they were happy to have electric power and understood from first-hand experience what negligence of natural resources could lead to. The further Hibernation got, the less information about upcoming days participants received, and each day the walk to the spirit house felt like a surprise. … Continue reading Hibernation: Day 7 – Structure

Hibernation: Day 6 – Cuddle Day

It was the middle of The Hibernation project, and tiredness could be seen on everyone’s faces. Unlike the first days of the exchange when everyone gathered around the breakfast table early, now most participants crawled down late and sleepish. To wash the worry off everyone’s skin, the group gathered in the spirit house for a cuddle pool. Spontaneously, everyone came together in a pile of … Continue reading Hibernation: Day 6 – Cuddle Day

Memories

There I was, sitting by the window and glancing over snow-covered trees in the far distance. Admiring the earth resting before the busy springtime. How every tree is stripped naked and purified during the winter time. The stillness from the cold run through my body. I wanted to stop time and enjoy the moment, yet time wasn’t on the same page with me. The ticking … Continue reading Memories