The Great North

The Great North

Vandwelling in South Dakota and Wyoming I flew through the northern part of the country in a hell-storm of activity.  It was pretty quiet leaving Minnesota as I made my way west.  South Dakota got real interesting once I got to the Badlands and from there it didnt...
Pure Michigan

Pure Michigan

I get asked a lot where my favorite place to visit has been so far.  My answers have changed throughout the trip but now I tell people that Michigan is where its at.  The response is always the same, “I’ve never been to Michigan.”  This is why I...
Trip Update: Charleston to Michigan

Trip Update: Charleston to Michigan

I knew I had a rough timeline to follow if I wanted enough time to enjoy Charleston and the rest of the Low Country.  I knew the heat, humidity and bugs would not be the ideal situation.  So I sacrificed seeing all the little gems in the south in order to have as much...
Florida

Florida

Long-term travel is of itself a growing experience.  It is a journey to grow as a person and that varies between people.  My ultimate driver in life is to be able to adapt to environments and that means seeing the good in the bad.  With that in mind I’ll try not to...
3 Months On the Road

3 Months On the Road

Ive made it out of California and am now deep into this adventure.  I am currently in Austin Texas and to be honest, I did not think I would be spending so much time here, but what a state to get lost in.  So what have I been up to since January? Where we last left I...
Week 2: Slab City pt. 1

Week 2: Slab City pt. 1

Going Off Grid and the pursuit of freedom My environment has changed drastically since leaving Los Angeles and civilization itself.  I wake refreshed at sunrise and am greeted by the crisp desert air. The quiet of the desert whispers as I lay under warm covers reading...
Week One: Los Angeles

Week One: Los Angeles

On Tuesday I eagerly loaded all of my packed boxes into my van and I cast off into the unknown.  My first stop was Los Angeles where I spent most of my time in California.  I just used this as a good opportunity to see familiar friends and also say goodbye, at least...
A New Adventure

A New Adventure

My California Exodus. January 4th, 2010 I landed at the San Diego airport.  I bought a one-way ticket from Charleston SC carrying only what I thought was necessary:  my guitar, laptop, camera, and a few changes of clothes.  I wanted to start a new life and after 6...
Movement.

Movement.

Stagnation is The Death of the Republic Obama did not destroy the world like we all thought he would and I would like us to admit that we got caught up in the sensationalism, we were played and its hard to admit it but its true.  You couldn’t watch Fox News...
The Day After

The Day After

2016 Elections This photo was taken on September 12, 2009.  It was at a major Tea Party rally in Washington D.C. and was fueled by hatred for Obama and the Liberal Left. For those that know me know that I was in the Sanders camp during the primaries.  Before voting...