A taste for punishment

by Meritxell Riera Prims


Vanessa Redgrave as a repressed nun in The Devils (1971), one of the weirdest but also most visually attractive films by iconoclast director Ken Russell.

I’ve always thought it’s funny the fact that I wasn’t christened and however I’ve always been prone to guilt, self-punishment and harsh self-judgement.

I might have been a great inquisitioner during the Middle Ages.