Selfies

Paris 2012,

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I left the Haute Couture studio.

My days boil down to drawing, daydreaming and going out to the bar down the street.

This world tires me, they are smooth, their images so controlled.

I watch them every night, wanting to present to the world this perfection that does not exist.

Then I look at myself when I wake up, red eyes from having smoked too much, scarred dancing toes, worn heels from having trampled so much,

hands bleeding from cold with flaking varnish, fatigue showing on the corner of my lip, ...

Here is the truth, what there is to show, all these little "real" people who are said to be "false".

Here is my "selfie", my self-portrait, my skin, my flesh, my veins, to show you what I don't want to hide ...

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