More than six months after the earthquake that devastated Nepal, the government has yet to begin disbursing $4.1 billion in aid, and the cold is setting in.
Mikel Dunham is the author of Buddha’s Warriors, Caught in Nepal, and co-editor of The Nepal Scene: Chronicles of Elizabeth Hawley, 1988-2007.
It's been 48 hours since the first big quake hit. The ground still turns to jelly every so often. Helicopters shudder overhead. The cremations go on and on.