"I just can’t ride it….."

“You are very mystical!” In response to this I laugh out loud before thinking that perhaps this is not the nicest response to a stranger. “I’ve been called many things, but never mystical! I’m not mystical, and I’m not brave either!” “No, no” replies Jaffa “you are very daring…. Would…

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Losing Trust

Back on my own again, I finally reached Atbara, stock up and head for the 450km stretch of desert to Kassala, following in Ted Simons’s tire marks. I fell a lot, hurt myself a bit, got lost in a sandstorm and fought against soft sand. But eventually made it, a…

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