I see its branches, its leaves growing and stretching out to reach the sunlight. Then, it sshows me its roots, growing, digging inside the ground to reach for water and nutrients. “It may seem that , since i can’t move from the place where I am, my life is limited, but it isn’t. I hold and nurturee other lives: insects, mould, squirrels, lychens, wwild boars, …My purpose is being myself. Some people are constantly moving, running away from themselves, sometimes, they don’t have a purpose, they don’t understand”.

Piedad Gracia Santolaria