25 June 2020
Luggard the Lionheart
Every orphan’s story is heart-wrenching in their own way, but sometimes, the extent of their suffering threatens to sap us of all hope. Very often, these stories end in tragedy — but sometimes, miracles happen and the orphan pulls through....
28 May 2020
Tsavo, A Land Where Time Doesn't Count
I wrote this sitting beneath a spectacular starry sky here in Tsavo. I treasure these starlit hours. In the human world, the setting sun signifies the end of the day; in the natural world, it's simply time for a new cast of characters to take the stage. It may appear more peaceful, yes, but it is by no means asleep. The croaking of frogs, the cries of bush babies, and even the distinctive sawing sound of the leopard remind us that the natural world is very much awake....
30 April 2020
The Makings of a Matriarch
This month, I wanted to share a facet of our orphaned elephants that leaves me feeling full of hope and marveling at their wondrous ways. I hope it brings a light to your corner of the world, too....