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FAST LANE

In Uma Devi‘s celestial playgroundin Moulding Lane,the architecture bubbles upwardsin pastel plastic ganglions,culminating in a pantheonof opulent deities staring unsmiling into space.At the entrance a stall sells youAfrican yellow marigold garlands,a bunch of green bananas,a bottle of oil, a coconut;for … Continue reading

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BODY SNATCHERS

Under a bridge,white vanblue overalls,accidentblack spot. The spirits of those who die violentlyspiral around in turbulence,causing more accidents. The Buddhist Association, funded by public donations,collects the piecesand pacifies the spiritswith chanting and cremations. It is an unconnected factthat, even if … Continue reading

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