When my grandfather was alive, he used to write letters to friends across the world.

They took months to arrive and he’d wait months for a reply.

But there was something in the sanctity of the wait.

And that life moves on just as well.

Email replaced letters as our form of communication.

Yet the connection can remain.



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Danial Naqvi

Joint PhD Candidate Business & Management at Manchester & Melbourne| MSc UCL Science, Technology and Society | BA (Hons) QMUL Human Geography |