2 December 2015 Flare Magazine | Journalist
Flare Magazine, December 2015
Onward and Upward
In 2009, Canadian journalist Amanda Lindhout was freed after 460 days in captivity in Somalia—and spent the next six years healing. This past June, one of her abductors was unexpectedly arrested in Ottawa. Feeling raw and rattled by this news, Lindhout embarked on a five-day hiking trip through the snow-capped mountains of northern India. Here, she details how she regained her footing.