The spring 2018 issue of Hidden Compass featured my story about going back to my home in South Africa after an 18-year absence.  How has one small village in Zululand transformed over that time?  How have I changed?  The situation is different, but the landscape is just as stunning and the people just as warm:

Return to the Tugela

A while back my friend Margot Case asked me to contribute to a project in which she was compiling stories about how a pair of shoes can change a person's life.  I've worn plenty of rock climbing shoes, ski boots, and mountaineering boots over the years in which I've had memorable experiences, but nothing stood out (in a manner of speaking) quite like my Doctors...

Sorry mate, no trainers!