Conversations with Strange Beauty: Geoffrey McMurchy

It would be understatement to say that breaking my spinal cord was the most life-changing event of my existence. Though not superstitious, I find it interesting that the accident happened on the 27th day of the 7th month in 1977. Rehabilitation was like growing up all over again, learning everything from sitting up without falling over, to getting dressed, to writing and drawing. Corrections takes me back to learning how to write and draw the first time around (aged seven). My teacher’s insistence that I do it again may have helped the printing, but didn’t do a thing for the drawing! read more