Posts Tagged ‘Panorama’
Bathing in the cold river water listening to the sounds of water drunk with gravity and the voices of conversations of those far away.
My ears ring in the overpowering silence and I come across a monument to the human need to ruin perfectly fine mountains.
Arrangieskop Telcom Tower, about 8:30 in the morning. Our hike has been a concoction of wind, clouds, piercing sun, wet rocks, and more wind.
“Answer this as you walk: what within me has been tamed and what is wild?”
We took refuge from our arduous day in the spotted shade and birdsong found under a farmer’s oak trees.
I went in search for a perch to journal from, but what I found was a landscape too radical to pen.
The straw-covered, dusty floor of the Boontjieskloof Hut reminds me of a barn, but tonight it will be home…
Excited to be walking on the Rim of Africa, Ricardo and I continued pushing forward until we lost the sun behind the mountains and the wind kicked up.