Hi All! After retiring from being a scuba instructor I have decided to leave the gorgeous Florida Keys in search of a new adventure, namely thru hiking the AT in 2015! I'm a vegan, bibliophile, scuba bum, and generally snarky individual with aspirations of avoiding "a real job" for as long as possible.
One might think that with 69 day of hiking I would have had plenty of time to think of how to best describe my initial 1/4 of the Appalachian Trail,
The Trail It seems hard to believe that after months of acquiring gear, saving my pennies, reading trail journals and blogs, and generally being
Cultivating Mindfulness and an Attitude of Gratitude Pre-Trail Anticipation As my departure date fast approaches and as more and more hikers are
Paradise Lost Left What could possess me to give up my fabulous job, excellent friends, and tropical home in the Florida Keys to haul a pack up and