While living in the desert land where I was born, one part of the flying cocoon that kept me talking and thinking in my native tongue was my fantastic imagination of a land I never really came to know about until a few years further into life.
After some years I again met Fatima, she was dressing herself ‘properly’. In her mother’s opinion she has grown up. In reality, she has frozen her different sense of colours and accustomed to the normative way of dressing.
When two continents come together is there double strength? double inspiration? or a new crisis ?
“All of that! There’s a new crisis because it’s an experience that not a lot of people can relate to, so it’s more difficult to navigate. But I believe there’s more to examine,…