The Arabic word wadi describes a valley carved into the landscape by water. While Dana offers spectacular lines created by streams and rivers, Rum is almost the opposite.
The clouds move over the sky, their soft shadows drifting over the orange, dotted ocean. Only then I realized it is not too far from where Jesus climbed on a similar mountain to fast and meditate for 40 days.
The cold air whips around my cheeks, excitement rises in my body. In the distance dark giants draw silhouettes against the starry sky. I drift away, towards the stars.