My discovery journey on joy. In Ghana.

It is June when I send Carole a message: “How do you feel about me visiting you in Ghana?” Her short and great answer is: “Superb”. And so it happens that I embark on a wonderful journey (on joy) to Ghana. I leave early in the morning to fly from Cape Town airport to Johannesburg…

It all started with one sentence. A profound one. About joy.

March 2016. We sit outside. It is another sunny day in the northern part of Spain. One of the last days of our 100-day journey in a campervan. I can’t remember the question exactly, but I’ll never forget my answer to it. I felt passionate and dedicated when I said: ”Yeah, but you know what? Joy…

Find yourself a job!

Okay, that’s it! T H A T   I S   I T. It hits me. Almost like a lightning bolt. I can feel it in every part of my body. THIS IS IT. I am done with it. I am just not allowing this to happen anymore. I am just not doing it. NO WAY!…

Woohoo, we zijn Burners!

Het is buiten nog donker als Esmeralda en ik in de auto stappen op weg naar een nieuw avontuur. Bestemming vandaag: de Tankwa Desert. De laatste 120km van de route zal onverhard zijn, bekend als ‘bandenvreter’. Met 85 liter water, tassen vol etenswaar, matrasjes en outfits in onze auto gaan we op pad. Een jakhals…