Mahe and Curieuse

A Sharky Night

A Sharky Night

A swift and steady pace we take To make it to the mangrove planks Donning nets and gadgets: gear galore! We shuffle ‘round about the shore. Warm water laps against our knees And we need speak in only whispers As we wait quietly in the murky blue pond.   We spoke as we...

Sunday ‘Zopf’ (Swiss Bread)

Sunday ‘Zopf’ (Swiss Bread)

After arriving at 7am in the morning at the 4th of March, I was really tired from the night flight and I got into my new bed for the first time for the next 4 weeks. After a short power nap the other ‘Newbies’ arrived and I met them on the base. So the week started...