Columbus Day in the first, marred tip of the ‘New World’

by Rashmee

Posted on October 17, 2013

There was something curiously fitting – if mildly woeful – about being in the Dominican Republic on Columbus Day. This is where some still believe his bones lie – out in that lighthouse across the Ozama river. This is where he met the Taino people, for whom the New World was not new but would … Continue reading “Columbus Day in the first, marred tip of the ‘New World’”

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Rashmee has lived and worked in several countries in the past decade, including Afghanistan, India, Haiti, Tunisia, the UAE, US and UK