Section Three: Trouble

The Future of Water

II.III. Section Three: Trouble Photo

A fight breaks out as student Vikas Dagar jostles with dozens of men, women and children to fill buckets from a truck that brings water twice a week to the village of Jharoda Kalan on the outskirts of New Delhi. The water shortage is worsened by use by Coca Cola and Intel.
Photo by Pakaj Nangia/Bloomberg

Trouble

Andrea Scarpino
And everything begins like this

Alex Cigale
They Built on Water, Dared Defy the Sea

Candace Butler
Utah

Kanchan Chatterjee
the dead river looks fuller today

B.J. Buckley
Above Bear Creek in Late Summer

Andrea Lani
Catch 22

Donna J. Gelagotis Lee
Going Fishing and Cooking the Fish

Lauren Camp
What is Ceaseless or Drowning

Lynlea Oppie
Sunscreen

Patricia Belote
Rupture

Jeff Oaks
Flood Stage

Richard Robbins
Secret Father Apocalypse

Elizabeth Shultz
Water Rites

Elizabeth Shultz
Ethnic Cleansing

Martin Willitts, Jr
The Absence of a Lake

Beth Newborg
Swamp

Scott Hightower
Ariadne Auf Naxos, With Her Regret

 

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