KEEPING IT SIMPLE. Words and images to document the ordinary, the detail and the minutiae of life.


By Margaret Forster, from her book 'Diary of an Ordinary Woman'.

'My room is large but very nearly empty, with only a bed, one chair, a desk and a chest of drawers and a cupboard in it. The floor is tiled. The bedcovers are white, the chair has a white cover on it, the walls are white. There are no curtains or carpet. It echoes. I love it.'

I imagine terracotta floors and the white covers are a rough weave cotton or linen. I wish...