By Morgan Hartley and Chris Walker
A few months before arriving in India, we read an article from Post Masculine’s website called "A Dust Over India." It was terrifying. It talked about the scams, the poverty, and the sometimes unbelievably messed up, inhumane things like forced child beggars that a Western traveler can encounter about the country. The article’s title was a reference to the fact that everywhere you go, a fine, musty brown haze appears to float over the land, obscuring both the horizon line and your sense of reality.