Land of Winter (Svalbard I)

Let’s begin this year with a journey in time and space.

Spitz296b

The year is 1976, the day lasts 24 hours, and the season says summer but does not feel like it at all.

Spitz283b

It is a dark and barren place, where the few residents live by mining the mountains.

Spitz217b

My father and I both took photos back then, it’s impossible to tell who took which. Memory can fade.

Spitz150b

The impossible darkness alternates with equally impossible brightness, just like our past.

Spitz129b

And then: The end of the world — — — 

Spitz123b

One thought on “Land of Winter (Svalbard I)”

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s