The Life Outside is the second part of a story developed thinking at 2 different time frames. The 1st part is called “Locked In” where my character is forced at home.
Here in this second part she’s out again and driving away is a way to open herself to new paths to be discover yet.
The sunlight outside has another taste, the sense of freedom of an almost ordinary sunny day feels like something new. A walk outside is an opportunity to show herself to the world.
Partially the whole inspiration of this work, this story, came from a a peculiar contemporary reality that we lived. After long time in fear and forced at home in a digital world there is again the desire to move, to experience.
Even details like a sunny day in a real world changed all of the sudden assumed a deeper meaning in The Life Outside