Published in 2011 in the New York-based journal Parabola.

Neil Rusch is an independent publisher, writer and photographer. He entered publishing after studying journalism at Rhodes University and later became editor of SA Yachting magazine. He has produced The Mantis, the Eland and the Hunter and other books in the Follow the San series for the Krakadouw Trust and the Living Landscape Project. His latest book, together with John Parkington, is San rock engravings – marking the Karoo landscape.