Annie Zellhoefer rides in the back of a run-down truck that speeds along a poorly paved highway in Thailand. Balancing upon a tall stack of bricks, she gulps at air tasting of spices. Casual chatter of religious beliefs rises over the truck clatter, and she wonders if this is a safe place to say such things.
Journey of belief
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