Leave a comment

The Luxury of Water


Frozen Memories

Woman at the Well Woman at the Well

Where I come from, water is ubiquitous. We never worry about a source for water, never worry about the quality of the water, never worry that we use too much water, never give water much of a thought other than, “it’s not cold enough” so add a few cubes of frozen water. At restaurants, our glasses are filled for as long as we want for free.

There were quite a few wells in the Bhaktapur Durbar Square. This is the only one that I saw that was active. The others had shallow pools in various shades of green. Only one of the spigots at this well was functioning and that was barely more than a drip. My estimate is that it would take close to an hour to fill just one of the vessels lined up at the well. Seeing this helps me to appreciate that I can just…

View original post 15 more words

Advertisements

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

lollietalk

The thing is...

wild life weeks

your weekly nature and travel blog

Midnight Musings

Life From a Different Perspective

ALYAZYA

A little something for you.

Bonnywood Manor

Peace. Tranquility. Insanity.

Elan Mudrow

The Ridges of Intertextuallity

Two Bangali Backpackers

Travel, Tiffin & Prem

Ascerblog

Every Heart Has A Story.

pen, actually

stationery lover, grammar queen

Sweta Ojha

A Personified Narrative : Defying Reality. Sketching Imageries.

Atoms of Thought

Essays on travel, identity, literature, and philosophy.

Evelina

by Evelina Di Lauro

THE OBSESSIVE WRITER

Because life is too overrated to ignore

Milly Schmidt

The Cat's Write

BLEEDING THOUGHTS !!

"My words are my identity"

%d bloggers like this: