For centuries, a closed hospital served as the final destination for socially transgressive women at Själö, an isolated island in the Baltic Sea. The outcast women were detained there, to be observed, studied and measured – in much the same way as scientists today focus on the surrounding nature of the converted research center. While a young scientist is collecting samples on the island, the past emerges in the whispers of the unsent letters and empty rooms of the hospital. The space fills up with hidden memories as the invisible archives become alive. Whose stories are remembered and whose are forgotten?