lessons learnt on a morning walk.
Apartment gate – The security guards minus their regular safari-suit uniforms now wearing shorts (from trimming pants) and flayed t-shirts drawing water to wash cars for owners who would later drive by without acknowledging as the same people salute them wearing uniforms. Bus stop – Middle aged lady worried eyes with Covid mask at bus-stopContinue reading “Visual vistas on a morning walk”
The skies opened upnot pitter patter, nor slow-burn romancethe hell & spitfire kindreal rain& i was caught in the middleFor two seconds iconsiderthe thatched bus stop people huddle thereirate unmoved unaffected watch while wait no.i walk onIt made friends of two fruit vendors selling papayas.Now under one umbrellathey forget to competeenjoy each-otherscollective warmthUneven roads turnContinue reading “I walked with the rain gods today”
images and words that run by the author as he runs to keep fit.
night walk across the highway.
a nightwalk on the highway with a friend.
a night walk on a highway
The weather is perfect on this mid-September night and the doggu is equal parts walking companion, equal parts playmate.
Sleepy watchmen sit by brightly dressed mannequins. Watchmen talking on mobiles guard closed alcohol shops and jewellery stores. Surely there’s a connection.
Walking brought me face to face with a reality i seem to keep forgetting — why i do not do well indoors.