Under the Radar

The Last Outpost of the Headhunters: Nagaland

Originally published in WildJunket Magazine Summer 2013 ook,” the passenger next to me says, peering at a spot where the dirt road clings dangerously to the hillside. “That’s where the bus went off the road.” My seat s...


Behind the Veil: Afghanistan

Originally published in WildJunket Magazine Spring 2013   ood luck!” offers the Tajik customs officer. As if I’m not already nervous about entering Afghanistan on a tourist visa, this farewell is enough to raise furth...



Georgia’s New Horizon

By Erin Ridley | Originally published in WildJunket Magazine  re you American?” The teenage boy asks me as I scale the front steps of Georgia’s largest Orthodox church, in Tbilisi. Fatigued from the sticky summer air, I mu...


Palestine: Beyond the Wall

By Megan Eileen McDonough | Originally published in WildJunket Magazine Issue 5 (Winter 2012) sit statue-like, my eyes transfixed on the unnatural wall snaking through the distant Judean hills. Approaching the unwelcoming con...