Fiji


Sigatoka broken bridge fiji
This is part of a series called ‘A sonnet to the world’, which I have been working on. You can read about the project here. The idea is to write a 14-line Shakespearean Sonnet for every country I visit (and hopefully and eventually, the whole world). And this one is for Fiji. In Lautoka, the soft sand cuddled her toes, And the cool wind kissed her cheek. As the ocean lay bare beyond her, she arose, “Follow me?”. But no answer did she seek.   Tikka overwhelmed my nostrils, and Rafi sang his tone. In Nadi, a little bit of […]

A Sonnet to Fiji


Wailoaloa beach fiji 1
This was the 20th post (Day 20) of an entire year-long series, which I named ‘Project 365′. The idea was simple enough: travel for a full year and document every day of it, in the form of a daily picture and poem. I am still working on a book of this year-long travel, but till then, enjoy all the posts here. You can check out the daily posts in the details below or jump to the final day of the project by clicking here. 21st July 2014 – Wailoaloa, Fiji Had the itch today. For the internet, for the sun, And for […]

A Backpacker’s beach in Wailoaloa – Nadi, Fiji


Sigatoka broken bridge fiji
This was the 19th post (Day 19) of an entire year-long series, which I named ‘Project 365′. The idea was simple enough: travel for a full year and document every day of it, in the form of a daily picture and poem. I am still working on a book of this year-long travel, but till then, enjoy all the posts here. You can check out the daily posts in the details below or jump to the final day of the project by clicking here.   20th July 2014 – Sigatoka, Fiji Grains of sand – like time and space – Slipped away, […]

Sand Dunes and Broken Bridges: Sigatoka, Fiji



Nadi fiji market
This was the 18th post (Day 18) of an entire year-long series, which I named ‘Project 365′. The idea was simple enough: travel for a full year and document every day of it, in the form of a daily picture and poem. I am still working on a book of this year-long travel, but till then, enjoy all the posts here. You can check out the daily posts in the details below or jump to the final day of the project by clicking here. 19th July 2014 – Nadi, Fiji Like a hundred unborn children crying aloud, For a little bit of […]

Through the Sounds and Silence of Nadi’s Market: A Fiji Story


Sri siva subramanya temple in nadi, Fiji
This was the 17th post (Day 17) of an entire year-long series, which I named ‘Project 365′. The idea was simple enough: travel for a full year and document every day of it, in the form of a daily picture and poem. I am still working on a book of this year-long travel, but till then, enjoy all the posts here. You can check out the daily posts in the details below or jump to the final day of the project by clicking here. 18th July 2014 – Nadi, Fiji Rafi blared aloud, and tikka overwhelmed my nostrils. And a little bit […]

An Indian temple in the Pacific: Nadi, Fiji


Couchsurfing in lautoka fiji
This was the 16th post (Day 16) of an entire year-long series, which I named ‘Project 365′. The idea was simple enough: travel for a full year and document every day of it, in the form of a daily picture and poem. I am still working on a book of this year-long travel, but till then, enjoy all the posts here. You can check out the daily posts in the details below or jump to the final day of the project by clicking here. 17th July 2014 – Lautoka, Fiji Soft sand cuddled her toes, And the cool wind kisses her cheek. […]

Following the Khaleesi to a Lautoka beach: A Fiji story



singapore eunos metro station 13
This was the first post of an entire year-long series, which I named ‘Project 365′. The idea was simple enough: travel for a full year and document every day of it, in the form of a daily picture and poem. I am still working on a book of this year-long travel, but till then, enjoy all the posts here. You can check out the daily posts in the details below or jump to the final day of the project by clicking here. 1st July 2014 – Singapore From dust we rose and to dust we shall go And dust is […]

Project 365: Day 0 – The beginning