Tag Archives: Hope

December 05

Grief, Pride & Hope In My Submerged City

Its been eerily silent this past week. I normally revel in the quiet of my neighbourhood, but this is the silence of devastation. Of a city knocked to its knees.  I miss the sounds I whined about. Of engines backfiring in the distance. Of the howling of strays or the keening of koels that shake me from my sleep at […]

January 03

Dare We Hope?

Change is in the air. Like a feel good movie script playing out before our eyes, our nation has been witnessing the impossible feat of a motley bunch of politically naive, well-intentioned, ‘ordinary’ people, overturning all poll predictions and winning enough seats in the Delhi assembly elections to oust the long (15 years!) reigning chief minister! […]