Journaling

Chasing Sunsets & Tangible Dreams

8 years ago

Six years ago, the thought of going to Africa was contained to just that, a mere thought. Something mentioned in passing to try and seal the bond of long distance friendships. The occasional conversation starter when people talk of travel - Africa: The continent less traveled, the land of zulu dreams.   I would never have guessed that courteous assent towards the topic would someday[...]

Filmography

Africa on Analogging Love

8 years ago

A photo essay on Africa done exclusively on 35mm film.   Pretty much self-explanatory.                                                                                                      

Journaling

The Lion Sleeps Tonight

8 years ago

I have come to the conclusion that lions are indeed majestic creatures. Even behind barricades and fences. Now I know why they call them a pride of lions.   In this post, you will find yourselves in Gaborone, Botswana, where I continued on the second leg of my African journey. I'm such a city dweller, and cannot even remember when was the last time I've[...]

Journaling

Looking out from Cape Point

8 years ago

It has been a while since I had pure azure engulf my sights. Cape Point made me reminiscent of Western Australia, only there seemed to be more depth in both colour and landscape, but I guess that is how it is when you are comparing something from a fading memory to what is right before you.   What I knew about Cape Point and the[...]

Journaling

Dankie Afrika

8 years ago

That it had been the trip of a lifetime would be the least I can say. Time was too short and the land was too vast. I may not have completed all the checks in my to-do list but that doesn't mean I left with a begrudging heart. Instead, my heart is so fueled up the wanderlust can be deemed sated for a while, or[...]

Journaling

I miss the rains down in Africa…

8 years ago

At this very moment, I am (or should be) packing furiously for my trip to South Africa!   I'm excited because it's my first long vacation in this scale in eons!!! Sure, I've taken short trips here and there (mostly tagged with work trips too), but nothing beats flying far, far away to somewhere that is entirely unfamiliar and immersing yourself in the people, places[...]