Camera and Pencil in the Mountains
The major effort of the charity that sponsored this workshop, Hope Calcutta, is working with street and orphan children in feeding, education, and medical care. 213 more words
16 hours, 32 minutes
A man threw kerosene over his pregnant wife and set her on fire.
The reason you ask? Simple. Doesn’t require much thinking.
No. Not Dowry. 452 more words
2 days, 9 hours
Leonard Oaks Apartments
Close-up photograph of the mold in the ceiling which landlords Tewelde Bahta and Haregu Bereketeab refuse to take care of (9 months and counting):
4 days, 10 hours
September 23, 2014: Landlord finally treats for bedbugs (reported in September 2013), live bedbugs still on premises 2 months later
4 days, 17 hours
September 2014: unrepaired roof causes water bubble in ceiling, which bursts, tearing the paint; reported to landlord yet again.
Muay Thai on the Brain
I’m not a person who’s known for travelling light. And when it comes to my living space……well, after 8 years in Thailand, there’s an awful lot of stuff. 469 more words
5 days, 6 hours
Miyabi to Asia
Back to the buzz, dust and the smell of incense and spices. Kathmandu is like another world and I kind of had forgotten about it while I was gone trekking among the silent clouds. 149 more words