It's been a few weeks since I lost Roland and I still feel a little off. It is a bit quiet when I come home and I am having a hard time readjusting to being alone. We would go everywhere together, the bar, out for a ride, and even to grab a burger. I have [...]
Tag: hiking with dog
Scouts and the AT day 1 part 2.
We talked and they decided I would have to hike ahead and secure a shelter, there was no way at the pace we were going we'd ever meet the other scouts at the campsite. Off I went fell speed ahead with Roland, our pace going from a mere half mile an hour to four miles [...]
Scouts and the AT day 1 part 1.
The quiet drive with Roland went by just as I hoped. It could only be described as that quintessential scene in a movie where its just a man and his dog silent enjoying the simply things together. Rolling down the road together, epitomizing the bond between a man and his dog, neither belonging to each [...]
Sights and Sounds
Sunday I took Roland for yet another hike through White Clay Creek State Park. I had met a teacher that week and she had given her students an assignment that she thought I would like too. She send them outside to enjoy the fall day and to write what they saw, smelled, heard, and felt. [...]
9 Aug 2014
My original plans for the weekend had fallen through, so as my work shift came to an end hiking was looking more and more exciting. I let Eric know I was about home and that he could meet me and we'd set off. When we left the house I drove, unfortunately for Eric it meant [...]
It has been a long time since I have kept a journal/log. All of my adventures have gone undocumented and mostly unshared. So I write this for you, so you may know me and share in my life. In my short 32 years on this planet I have lived in 22 places. I have driven [...]