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Poppy with butterfly paper cut

Many of my ideas came from a simple notation of “what if?”: yesterday while taking some photos of some of my latest my paper cut,I noticed one was done on black paper, another one was in while.All of sudden, I thought it would be.interesting to combined them together like ying and yang, black and white. 57 more words


To Survive in the City of Chaos, Confusion and more

You may have heard the name of ‘Mumbai’, it is the city that has the highest GDP among most cities of Asia, and is also the financial capital of India. 622 more words


the city out my window

A few years ago my daughter Kirsten gave me this Matteo Pericoli book.

It sits on the shelf near my writing table.  On the other side is a window facing the alley.   323 more words


Plunging Into Detroit, 1966

In the late 1960’s the “urban plunge” was an experience recommended to those who had not lived in an urban area or who had lived in a privileged area and had no direct experience of how the “other half” lived. 704 more words


Impose to Reclaim

To always be opposed to distorting the original is to stay authentic.

In our Art History class today, we discovered the world of European artists who travelled to India during the Colonial era. 959 more words

Art History

A Day In The Mall- Part 3


Shalini moved to call out to the family to join her but stopped short. They had just bought a pastry to silence the girl who was whining with tears in her eyes. 1,082 more words

Serial Fiction

A Day In The Mall - Part 2

“These folk look so different from most others here today,” thought Shalini as the family walked in, almost hesitatingly, into the mall. The man wore flip-flops popularly called “Hawaii” slippers. 1,187 more words

Serial Fiction