“Few spots upon the earth’s face have been so uniformly pronounced deformities without having been seen”
– F. Harrison Rankin, The White Man’s Grave: A Visit to Sierra Leone, 1834
For as long as I have known her, Georgie has pursued her dream of working in global mental health. I never suspected that would mean, when she landed her dream job setting up a mental health programme in Sierra Leone, that I too would end up living here.
This is her story, I’m just along for the ride.