• people in the woods

    In March 2013, I hiked the Appalachian Trail alone. I hiked North-Bound. My hike began on Springer Mountain, Georgia, and ended on Mount Katahdin, Maine. I began on March 26th and ended on September 30th. There are many stories from my six-month-long trip. This is one of them. When you hike something as long as ...
  • 10320

    Mountains are the perfect metaphor Last weekend I climbed a mountain and it was a big deal. I struggled a lot, but managed to make it to the top and enjoy the fall foliage and lake below me, and the clear blue sky above me. Both the land and sky stretched on all around and ...