Learning to Sit in Mongolia

blue sky, white clouds, hills of brown in Mongolia
Mongolian Steppe PC: Elizabeth Schap

It had been hours since the van had stopped and dropped us off to yet another remote part of the Mongolian steppe. Actually, saying another remote part is a bit of a redundancy: all of Mongolia is remote. This is a land that I had never been immersed in, through readings or otherwise. It wasn’t on my top list of anything really. I was simply here to see horses. I’m a horse lover to the degree that makes one obsessed. The only way I could…