Day 9: Punakaiki to Motueka

The shell glows brilliantly like a prism, emitting every color of the rainbow. I hold it close to my chest, and it passes through my skin, absorbed by my heart. All of a sudden I am whisked upwards by that same unseen force, lifted to the surface of the water.  When I emerge, it is […]

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Day 7: Fox Glacier

The girl asks me, “What are you going to do now?” “I’m not sure”, I reply. “I know what you should do.” She nods confidently. “You should go for a swim!” I’m reluctant. “I don’t know… I don’t want to get my clothes all wet.” She laughs at me. “Silly! You don’t wear clothes in […]

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