March 01, 2007

Living chaos

See everyday thousands of people going in buses, cars, trains, autos and on two-wheelers -- caught in traffic hold-ups, abusing one another, ending up in hospitals. All the chaos would pause at times to make way for VIPs -- the men in hurry to serve us! The moment the VIPs zip fast, the chaos reins, again. Wonder whether the people follow this set pattern everyday, or they themselves form the pattern untiringly.

The Names on the 9/11 Memorial

Whenever I am sent to New York (or, any other such global city) on an assignment, I make it a point to do all the tourist s...