Found Words – Rachel Joyce

October 23, 2013

“He stopped to eat and was presented with such an array of sandwiches that he forgot he was hungry, and left with nothing. [….] What had been so clear to him when he was alone, two feet on the ground, became lost in this abundance of choices and treats and glass-fronted shopping outlets. he longed to be back in the open land.”

-“The Unlikely Pilgrimage of Harold Fry”

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Found Words – Rachel Joyce

October 22, 2013

“It was as if something had happened overnight; as if the walk and his belief in it had broken into two separate pieces, and he was left only with the relentless slog. For ten days he had walked, and all his energy had been focused into the sheer act of taking one step after another. But now that he had discovered his faith in his feet, the practical anxieties had been replaced by something far more insidious.”

-“The Unlikely Pilgrimage of Harold Fry”


Found Words – Rachel Joyce

October 21, 2013

“If he heard the sound of the words coming from his mouth enough times, maybe he would feel like the sort of person who could get up and do something about them.
“‘I am walking,’ he said. ‘I am walking to Berwick-upon-Tweed.'”

-“The Unlikely Pilgrimage of Harold Fry”


Found Words/Found Music – Avicii

October 4, 2013

“So wake me up when it’s all over/

When I’m wiser and I’m older/

All this time I was finding myself/

But I didn’t know I was lost.”

-Avicii, “Wake me up”