a universe under one roof


A Universe Under One Roof2
















In The Poetics of Space, Bachelard explores the house. He writes that homes or ‘the house’ allows one to dream in peace and “shelters and protects the dreamer”, whether it is a hut or mcmansion. That our house is our first universe. I love this. Often I think about how my aunt has stayed in her home in Wellawatte for 50 years, where she still finds her peace and comfort despite everything that has happened there.

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