Shut Down Diaries III: A Walk to the Grave / And Back

“Historically, pandemics have forced humans to break with the past and imagine their world anew. This one is no different. It is a portal, a gateway between one world and the next.”  – Arundhati Roy The water seemed clearer, translucent. Was it the weather, or the lockdown? Across the harbour, a sole ferry burned its … Continue reading Shut Down Diaries III: A Walk to the Grave / And Back

Shut Down Diaries: The Social Dilemma

"Planning for something Simple on this side of complexity, is not the same as preparing for something Tactical on the far side... We’re working in the realm of may happen, may work, may not, but the trick is not to be bounded..” – complexwales.com On the last day before lockdown, I woke at 5am, my … Continue reading Shut Down Diaries: The Social Dilemma