Q&A: Isabella Melody Moore


If you were an inanimate object, what would it be? A water ski, because then I could splash around in the sea and see all the urchins, like jellyfish and squids. Ultimate camera? At the moment I like a very old 35mm camera called a Rollei. Most used camera? it would have to be my digital, Nikon D700. What object do you want? I’d love a beautiful painting that I could admire every day. What object do you need? a bicycle that never breaks. Summer or winter? Autumn. Most important possession? A ring my mother gave me. Which actor would you be? If Grimes could act I would be her. Left or right handed? Right. Worst memory? Getting hit by a kids ice skate that swung into my head. Favorite memory? losing my religion.

If you could choose what to come back as, what would it be? I’d be a hairless cat. On what occasion do you lie? Not usually, can’t think, maybe to get ahead in the ice cream line or a toilet queue. What do you dislike most about your appearance? My long fingers. Which living person do you most despise? A girl who is a bitch not naming names. Which words or phrases do you most overuse? ‘Totally’ and ‘No way’ and ‘yeh, but’ Which talent would you most like to have? Handyman. What is your current state of mind? A big lazy cat. What is your favorite occupation? Photojournalism no doubt about it. What is the quality you most like in a man? His humour and his steeze. What is the quality you most like in a woman? Sexy and cool – very alert.

What do you most value in your friends? Their company and their idiosyncratic behavior. What is your motto? Know your genius and remind yourself of it. Who are your favorite writers? Don’t have any in particular, I like all types, at the moment I am reading historical and spiritual books. What is your biggest regret? Not trying my best at things. What is your favorite journey? A long road to any place filled with nature with my lover or my friends. What is your most marked characteristic? Confidence and passion. What is your most annoying habit? Fluffing. What are you most looking forward too? Building a tree house in the bush

Isabella Melody Moore – From the series The Green Coast.