Why I’m heading back into the rainforest 40 years after I nearly died there

Why I’m heading back into the rainforest 40 years after I nearly died there

But wait: perhaps I’m just trying to justify a journey that I’m hell-bent on doing anyway. Is this trudge through a malarial forest – in which, to this day, knife-wielding goldminers lurk – really worth it? I’m a dad, after all.  Look, I’d love to say I’m certain about what lies ahead for me, and…