My seven-year-old daughter and I were travelling in a taxi in Bombay. The heat felt like it was melting us to the bone and the traffic was pretty much stationary. The windows were rolled down all the way and my daughter was sitting on my lap fanning herself with a fan she had made from […]


The start of winter has begun.  The radical dip in temperature from a soaring 15 degrees at night to 4 degrees feels more like -2 degrees.  The dark come early now.  Look around.  The stores are hidden from the greyness and dullness of the winter night sky.  Heads are held low as if no-one or […]