Tuesday, 5 October 2010

The Point is to Live: an Incidental Photo-Essay

All photographs were shot in 2010 using an iPhone. The title and all text is taken from An Absurd Reasoning, by Albert Camus.

I do not want to found anything on the incomprehensible. I want to know whether I can live with what I know - and with that alone.

It happens that the stage sets collapse. Rising, streetcar, four hours in the office or the factory, meal, streetcar, four hours of work, meal, sleep and Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday and Saturday according to the same rhythm — this path is easily followed most of the time. But one day the "why" arises and everything begins in that weariness tinged with amazement.

[For A.]