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Seat no. 13

We had made great plans to head out but some odd thing or the other kept us back; not to mention the great deal of indulgence in procrastination. 1,393 more words

Indian Railways

Freight train

DAY #60 | PHOTOGRAPH #60 | 19.08.2017 | VALSAD, GUJARAT

“There’s something about the sound of a train that’s very romantic and nostalgic and hopeful.” – Paul Simon



Ramu was a runner. He always knew he was. Clutching his orange potli close to his chest, he ran past Balu kaka’s tea stall. The jute rope tied around his waist fought a futile battle as the shorts threatened to slip down his frame inch by inch. 1,357 more words


Day 42

Yangshou to Chengdu

On another 25 hour train journey today so I can reflect on the traditional Chinese therapy I had yesterday.

First a flame is used to create a vacuum, the bamboo cups are then applied for about 20 minutes to suck out the toxins in my skin. 8 more words


Day 41


As sunrises go this one was pretty good.