Summer is coming

Summers are hot and humid in the plains of southern India. It’s a tough season. We sweat, like incompetent lawyers, the moment we step outside our front doors. We feel dehydrated every few minutes. The tar on the road angrily gleams, barbecuing the soles of our feet. Suddenly, the sun assumes that we are all […]


As an avid birder I share these Asian birds I otherwise would never see. And a great post to read for Earth Day. Enjoy! 

Thanks to christbaharath @



Long live the tree
inviting you to sit and dream
high above the grass
tangled branches soar
rest your back awhile.

His bark tells a story
carved names and dates
nests grossly shaped
holding naked wings
time matures, our feathered friends flee.