City Obituary - A Leafless Tree, Lodhi Road

City Obituary – A Leafless Tree, Lodhi Road

On the death of a dead tree. [Text and photos by Mayank Austen Soofi] The tree was dead and yet full of life. For years it stood like a giant on Lodhi Road’s divider. In the evening, birds would settle…

City Series - Rachit Dhawan in Delhi, We the Isolationists (101st Corona Diary)

City Series – Rachit Dhawan in Delhi, We the Isolationists (101st Corona Diary)

Our corona diary. [Text and photo by Rachit Dhawan] I close my eyes in self-isolation from corona and I see everything that has happened through this world, the events that have shaped our story on this planet are mere facts…

City Series - Wendy O'Hanlon in Coolum Beach, Australia, We the Isolationists (100th Corona Diary)

City Series – Wendy O’Hanlon in Coolum Beach, Australia, We the Isolationists (100th Corona Diary)

Our corona diary. [Text and photo by Wendy O’Hanlon] I close my eyes in self-isolation from corona and I see the waves rolling in nearby me. I hear, feel the crashing. I ‘see’, hear the stillness of the night –…

City Series - Lorella Isidori in Bologna, Italy, We the Isolationists (99th Corona Diary)

City Series – Lorella Isidori in Bologna, Italy, We the Isolationists (99th Corona Diary)

Our corona diary. [Text and photo by Lorella Isidori] I close my eyes in self-isolation from corona and I see myself sitting on the floor of my living room, in the lotus position, with a relaxed expression, a light mind…

City Series - Sudhanshu Chopra in Patiala, We the Isolationists (98th Corona Diary)

City Series – Sudhanshu Chopra in Patiala, We the Isolationists (98th Corona Diary)

Our corona diary. [Text and photo by Sudhanshu Chopra] I close my eyes in self-isolation from corona and I see terrace railings turn into drying racks for downy linen, moist bedroom secrets breaking in the sun, like melanin. I flip…

City Series - Tuba Ahmed in Delhi, We the Isolationists (97th Corona Diary)

City Series – Tuba Ahmed in Delhi, We the Isolationists (97th Corona Diary)

Our corona diary. [Text and photo by Tuba Ahmed] I close my eyes in self-isolation from corona and I see you. It’s so weird how life is full of moving around, people coming and going. Seeing you infront of me…

City Series - Viji Venkatesh in Bombay, We the Isolationists (96th Corona Diary)

City Series – Viji Venkatesh in Bombay, We the Isolationists (96th Corona Diary)

Our corona diary. [Text and photo by Viji Venkatesh] I close my eyes in self-isolation from corona and I see All the things life has given me these last 68 years I see all those who have loved me and…

City Series - Rajasi Akolkar in Boston, We the Isolationists (95th Corona Diary)

City Series – Rajasi Akolkar in Boston, We the Isolationists (95th Corona Diary)

Our corona diary. [Text and photo by Rajasi Akolkar] I close my eyes in my self-isolation from corona… and I see myself not being able to sleep. Sprawled in my room that can barely contain all my stuff, let alone…

City Series - Sazmeen Reyaz in Delhi, We the Isolationists (94th Corona Diary)

City Series – Sazmeen Reyaz in Delhi, We the Isolationists (94th Corona Diary)

Our corona diary. [Text and photo by Sazmeen Reyaz] I close my eyes in my self-isolation from corona… and I see delusioned humans obsessing over futile concepts like religion, race, class which are rendered insignificant by the wrath of nature….

City Series - Japnoor Singh in Florence, We the Isolationists (93rd Corona Diary)

City Series – Japnoor Singh in Florence, We the Isolationists (93rd Corona Diary)

Our corona diary. [Text and photo by Japnoor Singh] I close my eyes in my self-isolation from corona… and I see overwhelming waters simmering down, after a wild storm of people running without destination for the society, from themselves. I…