Muse/ic – “Part II: Chapter I – ‘Exurgency’ by Zoe Keating”
Excerpt from Chapter 1: A glimpse of my mother at dawn… “It’s time,” she had whispered. I had been waiting for this time. Time to be another person, to leave those I love. To leave Iran.
Zoe Keating’s “Exurgency” brings to life the reality of my mother’s whisper to me: “It’s time”.
Now we leave..everyone, everything–the bombs and my grandparents. I became addicted to this track as Chapter 1 was forming, perfectly articulating the various layers at work: the implications, the urgency, the loss, the gain, the betrayal, ..
Thank you Zoe.