We are not exactly the kind of people who wake up at the crack of dawn to watch birds—except Aarthi (who put together a wonderful bird-watching guide in Advisory). But even we can appreciate the avian glory of the Audubon Photography Award winners. We actually didn’t pick any of the winners but this very elegant Long-billed Curlew by Elizabeth Yicheng Shen. We strongly recommend browsing the top entries for this year—all that beauty is very soothing.
SANITY BREAK JUNE 26 2023
Here’s a lovely slice of film history: a radiant Smita Patil with her co-star Om Puri and pipe-smoking director Satyajit Ray.