I've been distracted recently. I suppose in a way, everyone has been distracted recently, but I really feel all over the place. I'm normally very goal-directed, and I have, for the most part, always known what I wanted. It feels like I'm losing that, though, and I don't like the feeling. A friend recently asked …
Battelle Darby Creek Metro Park - Columbus, Ohio December 5, 2021 I spend a lot of time hating on winter. I had a rough adjustment back to Ohio and Kentucky winters after living in Arizona for three and a half years, and I think that first shock has stayed with me. But over the past …
In which we go on a delightful day hike and enjoy the present.
In which I reflect on the three months since the AT and share one more trail entry.
In which every last moment is appreciated, friends are loved, and Katahdin is reached.
In which I sniff trees, hike big mountains, and make it through with the help of my friends.
In which we survive the heat wave and enjoy a lot of ponds.
In which I have a love-hate-but-mostly-hate relationship with the infamous Rocksylvania.
In which I reach the north, camp alone, and consume the best cheesesteak.
In which Shenandoah is magnificent, time is strange, and a campsite provides calm.