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The Art of Bathing

An Aquatic Immersive Prayer To The Body Warm water. A vessel. Time.  For some, bathing is a basic necessity, part of an amenity. To others, a luxury. For all, an archaic way of saluting hygiene through a potentially sacred practicality. For me, a pleasure, a central nervous system survival mechanism, and discipline of self love.    Last year, when looking for a new place of residence, I had two non-negotiables; a bathtub and limited to no road noise.  I guess both of these elements are synonymous to my now ritualised practice of bathing. For over fifteen years, I have revelled and turned this hygienic necessity into an art, a ritualised practice. Thats the thing with ritual… It doesn’t have to...

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