You will have heard about the earthquake that hit my native Pakistan the hardest. The last few days have been spent working on creating and shepherding what has become a growing sub-site on the quake within a WikiCity I am associated with. Here's a backgrounder:
Please come by, even if just to browse (I am counting on Wiki folk to be too tempted to only be spectators ;)):
Thank you for reading this off-topic message.
Welcome! I set the ball rolling on this WikiCity, and love it when others share the work, the thinking and so on. My focus is on South Asia and the Middle East, but I don't foresee limiting this Wiki to those regions—part of my motivation is to help bring home to people that this really is one planet and always has been; exchanges of ideas, inventions, and even people have been constant through history.
For more about me, you can refer to: