Author Archives: lindsayhawdon
Ooty, India We are caught in the middle of the crowd surging to board … Continue reading
From Sound To Sight
(Mysore, India) We move from outside to in. From beneath a clear blue sky and a tree of bright green, to the dank dark, tea-stained interior of The Mysore Silk Factory. Built in 1912 by His Highness Sri Krishnaraja Wadiyar Bahadur, … Continue reading
At First. And Then. (Two worlds colliding)
At first there is only the beggar in the road who sits on his haunches, staring vacantly and milky eyed through a cataract lens at the place where the road meets the curb, his nobbled hands cupped into a bowl … Continue reading
The Rainbow Hunters: A trip around the world – seven countries to find seven colours for the charity War Child.
On October 3rd 2014 my two boys (Dow and Orly) and I set off on a trip around the world. Over a period of six months we will be travelling to seven different countries to find seven different colours, raising … Continue reading