Finding My Feet In India

I’ve been wanting to write a new post for some time now but the words have not been coming. Travelling round India, I’ve been overwhelmed by sensation and experience; I haven’t known how to begin describing my time here. It makes me think of one of those slides used in a PowerPoint presentation where words … Continue reading Finding My Feet In India

Silk Roads: threads of hope in uncertain times

I recently finished reading Peter Frankopan’s excellent book The Silk Roads and noticed afterwards I was feeling some sense of overwhelm. I've been able to pinpoint three reasons for this. On one level, the most visceral, I was left with an acute sense of the magnitude and complexity of the world’s problems in the twenty first century … Continue reading Silk Roads: threads of hope in uncertain times