Showcase 2017 : inspiration: kaze no denwa
Thousands of people have made the pilgrimage to the “wind telephone”– located in a private garden overlooking the ocean in Otsuchi Town, Japan– and thousands more continue to visit in hopes of making peace with their loss, as if they can talk to their lost relatives through nothing more than the elements of nature. While the phone booth is not connected to anything, the wind telephone remains a place of refuge and a means of coping with incomparable loss. See pictures and read more here.
Listen to the powerful story here.