Poetics of Wonder: Passage to Mogador

"Poetics of Wonder: Passage to Mogador" 
ink and digital 2013-2014

Runner-up of the 2014 Close Approximations contest for emerging translators (Fiction) This story is written by the mexican author Alberto Ruy-Sánchez. It's a bit mysterious, a little erotic and a piece of beautiful literature. Saffron is a essential metaphor in the text, that's the reason I included the flower in the illustration. The text is also a lot about Morocco, and I've been very inspired by morrocan mosaic. 

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