“We are what we own…it is clear that between what a man calls me and what he simply calls mine the line is difficult to draw. We feel and act about certain things that are ours very much as we feel and act about ourselves” (William James)
Wardrobes are loaded with meaning and metaphor. I have been exploring this in an ongoing project based on a wardrobe I inherited several years ago. This project is documented on my blog ‘Wardrobe Diaries’ and I have written further for Sussex University Life Writing Projects here.