A tale on the desire to grow up and know the world, and how maternal love can help us in front of the small-great difficulties of life.
Little Chick leaves Mother Hen upon realizing that she cannot fly. He is looking for someone able to teach him the fascinating art. But, after the first enthusiasm, a storm puts an end to this daring adventure. Mother Hen’s wings, apparently so limited, will prove perfect to comfort the frightened hero. A lovely tale about the importance of growing and discover the world even when we are afraid.
Chiara De Fernex (Milan 1981), published in 2011 The Neutral Mask, a psychological novel. She is engaged in a project called “Art and Words”, together with a mental health support group. This story has been invented and illustrated for her two sons.