City Series - Shahaan Anjum in Srinagar, We the Isolationists (27th Corona Diary)

City Series – Shahaan Anjum in Srinagar, We the Isolationists (27th Corona Diary)

Our corona diary. [Text and photo by Shahaan Anjum] I close my eyes in my self-isolation from corona… and I see the marketing that governments do who do not themselves handle it, the absurdness of how it can, and does,…

City Series - Aishwarya Mohan Gahrana in Delhi, We the Isolationists (26th Corona Diary)

City Series – Aishwarya Mohan Gahrana in Delhi, We the Isolationists (26th Corona Diary)

Our corona diary. [Text and photo by Aishwarya Mohan Gahrana] I close my eyes in my self-isolation from corona… and I see a black space. The black was darker. This was a journey in a random time. Forgotten friends were…

City Series - Yimshen Naro Jamir in Guwahati, We the Isolationists (25th Corona Diary)

City Series – Yimshen Naro Jamir in Guwahati, We the Isolationists (25th Corona Diary)

Our corona diary. [Text and photo by Yimshen Naro Jamir] I close my eyes in my self-isolation from corona… and I see myself thinking about the date I have to miss. One chance to beg my love to stay, now…

City Series - Abhijeet Singh in Lucknow, We the Isolationists (24th Corona Diary)

City Series – Abhijeet Singh in Lucknow, We the Isolationists (24th Corona Diary)

Our corona diary. [Text and photo by Abhijeet Singh] I close my eyes in my self-isolation from corona… and I see the most tragic of all Greek tragedies being enacted. Here, in Chowk, I hear, invisible whimpers. The Rumi Darwaza,…

City Series - Vedika Gupta in Villafranca, Spain, We the Isolationists (23rd Corona Diary)

City Series – Vedika Gupta in Villafranca, Spain, We the Isolationists (23rd Corona Diary)

Our corona diary. [Text and photo by Vedika Gupta] I close my eyes in my self-isolation from corona… and I see someone in the distance on court 8 passing the net. Clearing skid lines and ball marks. I find myself…

City Series - Sofia Ammassari in Brisbane, We the Isolationists (22nd Corona Diary)

City Series – Sofia Ammassari in Brisbane, We the Isolationists (22nd Corona Diary)

Our corona diary. [Text and photo by Sofia Ammassari] I close my eyes in my self-isolation from corona… and I see the agonizing pain of my Italy, the country that I decided to leave many years ago because I felt…

City Series - Sophie Luard in London, We the Isolationists (21st Corona Diary)

City Series – Sophie Luard in London, We the Isolationists (21st Corona Diary)

Our corona diary. [Text and photo by Sophie Luard] I close my eyes in my self-isolation from corona… and I see my friends and family, in various combinations, over various years, sitting around a table, laughing and talking and disagreeing…

City Series - Balvinder Kaur in Roorkee, We the Isolationists (20th Corona Diary)

City Series – Balvinder Kaur in Roorkee, We the Isolationists (20th Corona Diary)

Our corona diary. [Text and photo by Balvinder Kaur] I close my eyes in my self-isolation from corona… and I see my daddy looking from above (heaven). He is in awe to see the destruction of the world. He looks…

City Series - Manya Arora in Bareilly, We the Isolationists (19th Corona Diary)

City Series – Manya Arora in Bareilly, We the Isolationists (19th Corona Diary)

Our corona diary. [Text and photo by Manya Arora] I close my eyes in my self-isolation from corona… and I see the way the locks of my room are setting me free. The way this is even letting me be…

Life with Corona - Craft Activist Laila Tyabji's Window, Shanti Niketan

Life with Corona – Craft Activist Laila Tyabji’s Window, Shanti Niketan

Beloved things for quarantine. [By Laila Tyabji] My drawing room window – reminding one that looking out is as important as looking in. Things have their own beauty, but also the beauty of memory and the people with whom you associate…