“There is nothing certain but the uncertain.”
Flashback three months ago, I discovered a lump on the side of my left jawline just below my ear.331 more words
Informal, behind-the-scenes, no-word-limit version :P
For Sambany’s journey to healing (part I), click here.
It was a journey that would involve six of us braving altogether around thirty-three miles and five days hiking up and down approximately 2,600 feet of altitude (‘What felt like about 10 Mount Everests,’ recalls Jordan), walking on ‘bridges made of fallen trees’ (in Josh’s words), canoeing in hollowed-out trees, sleeping on hut floors of kind villagers, using our wits to navigate and survive (we breathe thanks to Laurin’s and Jordan’s hours of patient water-purifying) , befriending people whose language five of us could not speak, witnessing journeys ending and beginning, people reacting to the impossible become possible, relishing the joy of teamwork, and more … … 6,106 more words