In search of a vanished world
‘A village by the riverside, in the middle of the country. I’ve spent many hours there, walked along the dyke, visited the farmhouses, watched the seasons changing the colors. But behind the present village of Herwijnen another village is hidden – deeper in time, deeper in space. Only visible to those who are able to read. Apple blossom and rapeseed in spring, bare meadows in winter…’
About the making of De hoeve en het hart (The Homestead and the Heart) I wrote a (Dutch) article in RD Magazine; you can read the full text here.