|Tehran, Iran (01/26/2020)|
It has been quite a challenging week, yet again--Public Health Pandemic in China, Floods in Iran, deaths in Iraq and the broader Middle East. I captured a scene from Tehran which I decided to headline my weekly #RandomThoughts with to think about the beauty of it all in spite of all the challenges as it was not easy to be witness to it all. I helped with a Notation for the Daily Outsider which will be available tomorrow in the Perspectives Platform.
The World was also witness to he tragic death of #BlackMamba, the Fab @kobebryant, his daughter GIgi and 7 others Sunday. He's here with President Obama courtesy @PeteSouza:
In Spite of all the tragedy of the past week, I decided to begin the week on a bit of a high note as I was witness to the celebrations of TET at Mile Square Park--The vibrancy of the Vietnamese Community was especially fabulous to be witness to it. I produced a Visual Essay of a day in the Community to sustain a sense of hope and optimism:
Onward to the New Week....