loneliness

Eat the Ghost: Confronting the Trail Mind-Set

Eat the Ghost: Confronting the Trail Mind-Set

The morning of my longest day dawned with cool temperatures and winds that quickly shrouded the peaks above me in a layer of dense cloud. In the Horns Pond Shelter,...

Jul 17, 2018 : Evan Johnson
Solitude, Loneliness, Privacy, Camaraderie

Solitude, Loneliness, Privacy, Camaraderie

There’s this tension between being together and being alone. On the loneliness side of things, there’s the fact I’m out here by myself--meaning not hiking with a friend--and that’s kind...

Apr 22, 2016 : Notebook