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Passage to India - Shooting Calcutta - Part 3

A Word About The Hope Foundation

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

India

Who's the Devil?

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

Unfair Life

More Mold!

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):

Grand Rapids Michigan

Still Bedbug Infested after 14 Months

September 23, 2014: Landlord finally treats for bedbugs (reported in September 2013), live bedbugs still on premises 2 months later

Grand Rapids Michigan

September 2014

September 2014: unrepaired roof causes water bubble in ceiling, which bursts, tearing the paint; reported to landlord yet again.

Grand Rapids Michigan

Second Chance Bangkok

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

Bangkok

Buzz, dust and love

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

Backpacking