Francis’ fundraiser is so close! πŸ˜€

Update: the fundraiser is funded!! Thank you SO MUCH, everyone!!! πŸŽ‰πŸŽ‰πŸŽ‰ Muffy and I will roll out one blog post per day for the next 9 days. Yall RULE! πŸ˜€πŸŽ‰πŸŽ‰πŸŽ‰πŸŽ‰ Francis' asylum appeal fundraiser (click here) needs just $160 to reach its goal, and then my last nine blog posts from the Mogollon Rim Trail … Continue reading Francis’ fundraiser is so close! πŸ˜€

Mogollon Rim Trail day 23: up into the white mountains!

5/2/19 Mileage: 23 302.4 miles hiked I often dream that I'm lost in some huge, ancient, labrynthine, falling down house, wandering forgotten corridors and discovering secret rooms, meeting interesting people or alternately, being chased. One house in particular I've visited a number of times in my dreams; sometimes friends are living there, in lofts they've … Continue reading Mogollon Rim Trail day 23: up into the white mountains!

Mogollon Rim Trail day 21: zero in Trump land

4/30/19 Mileage: zero Show Low is a an exaggerated rural American cliche. Trump stickers everywhere, American flags, camo, massive pickup trucks. That anyone could support Trump is insane, but of course many Americans do, because of the capitalist white supremacist values on which this nation is founded. Trump is America, distilled to its purest essence. … Continue reading Mogollon Rim Trail day 21: zero in Trump land

Mogollon Rim Trail day 20: some ways to fight white supremacy in the outdoors community

4/29/19 Mileage: 11 273.5 miles hiked It's a warm morning with the sun fighting with the clouds and no shade, on account of the tallest trees burning long ago and I ate the wrong combination of bars? Or something and my stomach hurts and I'm listening to more of Bury My Heart at Wounded Knee … Continue reading Mogollon Rim Trail day 20: some ways to fight white supremacy in the outdoors community