Lockdown Journal: Day 39 (The Arabbers)

Lockdown Journal: Day 39 (The Arabbers)

Read all my lockdown journal posts. It’s Day 39 of the South African lockdown. I woke up late, supremely unmotivated, and spent much of the morning conducting a photoshoot with three horned melons (also called kiwanos, African horned cucumbers, spiked melons,...
How to Be a Terrible Traveler: My Top 8 Tips

How to Be a Terrible Traveler: My Top 8 Tips

A few nights ago, lying sleepless in bed due to jet lag after my 26-hour journey from the United States to South Africa two days before, I had a profound realization: I am a really terrible traveler. Sunrise at Washington Dulles Airport. (Note: All the photos in this...
2Winters: Colorado Snow

2Winters: Colorado Snow

It’s boiling hot in Joburg this week. But I’m in a winter wonderland in Colorado. My view out the kitchen window this morning. My best friend Claire lives in Colorado Springs and I’m visiting her, between visits to Washington D.C., Baltimore, Taos,...