A sad truth…

(from http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/shared/spl/hi/picture_gallery/05/south_asia_villagers…

Recycled reports

Bhanwar Gopal, an artist from the Barefoot College, prepares masks for plays and puppet shows with material from recycled World Bank reports.

“We keep getting these reports that no one reads, so we decided to put them to some use,” Mr Roy says.

Traditional Rajasthan puppetry is a skill the college promotes strongly.

As one who writes reports that “no one (likely) reads” for a living, I have to pause and ask myself whether I’m truly making the difference in the world that I want to…  Thought for the day…

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