Blister Prevention – Find Someone Else To Do The Work For You

Human life depends on Water 2 Water… PERIOD! The Water 2 Water awareness hike is a go (SEE SIDE TAB). I am promoting water conservation practices that are simple, useful, wise, effective, and easily adopted in both Canada and Mali, West Africa. Deep breath. In a few short weeks I will be backpack hiking almost…

Nothing is Too Bad, Too Broken, Or Too Lost

  Considering that as a child he was sexually abused in Papua New Guinea by the tribesmen his parents lived and worked among, with him in tow. Further on, if I am not mistaken, there was also abuse in a boarding school, and then his marriage almost disintegrated later in life when he had an…

The Luckiest African Luck Ever!

How screwed can you get in Africa? Well, this was about as deeply screwed as one can possibly get on the continent of Africa, outside of a physical body tragedy.  I was heading out to the village of Niara***gou,  a twenty eight kilometer bush ride on the motorcycle. I needed to check in on the progress…

How We Live In Foreign Lands… What The Real Story Is About

The richest experiences, memories, and most incredible stories you will tell, until the day you die, will most certainly be about them. The exchanges and encounters alongside individuals and people we came to know and love. The memorable stories are rarely about what we came to do