AmbessaRun

So…I have decided to go for a run. I would normally try to avoid phrases like this in my blog, as I very much hope to lose all my readers should I start posting details of the minutiae of my daily routine, and describing what I had for breakfast (bacon, egg some...

Walking off into the desert to find a horse

Excuse the title. It is how my friend that i had been walking with explained my absence to Bobby and Christie with whom we’d stayed in Joburg. “She just walked into the sunset to find a horse”. The sun was setting, as I walked onto a bus. And trundled off into the...

Epic and Stupid Journeys

Blog entry #totallylostcount #mustposttheseoneday   Anyway, since i last checked in booked an impulsive last minute flight to Zimbabwe; and decided to go home for a bit. Found an insanely cheap flight (as per, the cheaper the flight the longer the journey. And...

Ethiopia: from addis ababa to simian mountains

Ethiopia So Ethiopia take two! after first couple of days in Addis Ababa (strangest place of gleaming motorways flanked by dusty goats). Probably didn’t give myself time to adapt, as arrived at 1 am and decided to go for a long run the next day (not realising Addis is...

Who ate my blog?

God I hate computers. Technology in general. I just have to look at a phone and it leaps in the toilet. And I seem to have similar Matilda powers with laptops, telekinetically flipping glasses onto keyboards (the fuller the glass, or stickier the liquid, the more...