#StoryOfTheMonth September2017 by Raj Mitra

Not everyone is afraid to touch in a touch-phobic society. We all are not so bad. We, humans, mostly want to be loved. Puja Shah’s “The Light after Darkness” is a beautiful portrayal of the power of touch — the first sense we acquire after birth. We are wired to interpret the touch of our fellow humans. To touch someone you love is to acknowledge their presence; to acknowledge their desirability.