A LIST OF THINGS IN MIND AT THE BEGINNING OF RNTF ––



–– Chairs

–– Twin Peaks (the band)

–– Interdependence 

–– Quietness, not quite silence

–– Teju Cole & William Carlos Williams
–– Signs, signals and patters

–– Distance, both physical and felt

–– Familiarity

–– Assumed perfection (a result of naive optimism & gaps in knowledge – infatuation)

–– Kindness of community

–– Pot-luck dinners and pot-luck breakfasts

–– Woodpeckers and rainfall on an old balcony 

–– Rest, as a state facilitated by physical circumstances, events and surroundings

–– Trust falls and strangers

–– Buttery toast and hot soup

–– Touch

–– Greenery, both inside and outside

–– Waiting