Posts Tagged: pacific crest trail

The Storming Bohemian Punks the Muse #25: Are You Now, or Have You Ever Been, a Success?


In America, everybody, it seems, wants to be a success. Me, too.

Recently, I confided to a family member that sometimes, in moments of deep despair (fortunately they are fairly uncommon), I find myself contemplating suicide as the most sensible retirement plan.


Ursa Major


Last month a bear ripped into my tent, clenched his teeth onto my upper left arm, just below my shoulder, and would not let go. ...more

The Saturday Rumpus Review of Wild


In simplicity there is truth, and being out in wide open spaces often has a way, like high-speed rail, to bring us back to simple things. ...more