Hiranyagarbha: Kevin Jared Hosein

Hiranyagarbha: Kevin Jared Hosein

Trinidad and Tobago, M - 2016

Remember when I first see it while boating through the mangroves in Caroni Swamp. Was early morning—you coulda still see the flicker of a candlefly here and there. I was following a trail of dead tilapia floating belly-up in the water. Wasn’t the first time I see something like that—but not to this extent. Their lifeless bodies was washing up on the silt. Black halos of corbeaux circling overhead, like angels of death. Wasn’t the tilapia alone. Fiddler crabs, by the score, was piling up themselves in a corpse

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