The Citroën and the Pomegranate
By Matthew Félix
Grand Prize Silver Winner in the Thirteenth Annual Solas AwardsI’ve traveled extensively. But you’d never know it from the looks of my apartment. Between an almost obsessive insistence on traveling light—never carrying more than one backpack, which fits into any overhead bin—and a general aversion to accumulating things, I hardly ever bring back mementos from the road. That’s what made my attraction to the pomegranates all the more peculiar.