Writing

Thrupack Gear Review

Thrupack Gear Review For the first month or so of Moonshine and I’s 2017 Appalachian Trail thru-hike, we hiked with arguably our favorite person we met along the trail. His …

What’s in a Thru-Hiker’s Backpack?

What’s in a Thru-Hiker’s Backpack? WARNING: this post will be met with controversy as everyone has a different opinion on what should go into your backpack for thru-hiking a Long …

Adjusting Back to ‘Normalcy’

This morning I stepped outside to take Pneuma for her “good-morning tinkle” and the weather was so incredibly beautiful that I just plopped down on the sidewalk to enjoy it. …

Yesterday.

Yesterday was July 27th. For a lot of you, yesterday was Thursday – the last day standing between you and the ‘freaking weekend’, WAHOO! For even more of you, yesterday …

The End Approaches 

You know that feeling you get when you’re approaching the end of a certain season of your life? That huge pit that settles deep and heavy in your stomach that …

Our Breath, Our Spirit

The past 2.5 weeks have been pretty rough for us, which is why we have been absent in writing for a while. For a long time, writing acted as a …

This Is Not Our Land

Night quickly approached as we established camp. Storm clouds crawled over our patch of clearing amidst the dense forest in a somewhat taunting manner. We had not eaten dinner yet, …