Фотографии: Александра Костадиновска (AAAESTHETE)
Локација: Островот Terschelling, Холандија

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Resfeber (n.) the restless race of the traveller’s heart before the journey begins, when anxiety and anticipation are tangled together

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 
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Smultronställe (n.) a special place discovered, treasured, returned to for solace and relaxation; a personal idyll free from stress and sadness

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

c

Eleutheromania (n.) an intense and irresistible desire for freedom

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

d

Fernweh (n.) an ache for distant places; the craving for travel

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Halcyon (n.) a mythical bird that calmed the waves in winter // (adj.) peaceful

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

f

Kairos (n.) the perfect, delicate, crucial moment; the
fleeting rightness of time and place that creates the opportune
atmosphere for action, words, or movement; also weather

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

g

Selcouth (adj.) unfamiliar, rare, strange, and yet marvelous

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

h

Opia (n.)  the ambiguous intensity of looking someone in the
eye, which can feel simultaneously invasive and vulnerable

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

i

Gazellig (adj.) cozy, nice, inviting, pleasant, comfortable; connoting time spent with loved ones or togetherness after a long separation

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

j

Fata organa (n.) a flash of real emotion glimpsed in someone sitting
across the room, idly locked in the middle of some group conversation, their
eyes glinting with vulnerability or quiet anticipation or cosmic boredom

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

k

Metanoia (n.) the journey of changing one’s mind, heart, self, or way of life

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Sankofa (n.) we must look back to the past so that we may understand how we become what we are, and move forward to a better future


 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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