Just a great shot of one of the many bridges on the blue ridge parkway in North Carolina.More info on the parkway here. PC: Riding the back woods with Bonita Facebook page.
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This week, I started my junior year at college, which, by many peoples’ accounts, is supposed to be the hardest year of school. If you didn’t know, I am a chemistry major, and the challenges of having a life and also studying the amount I need to are already getting to me with only three days of classes under my belt. 401 more words
In today’s episode, we explore the twisting, gruesome world of Appalachian murder ballads. Jack, J.J., and special guest Marie, explain what identifies a murder ballad from other kinds of regional folk songs, then go into detail about the crimes behind the lyrics. 518 more words
A few days ago, I had my first work-for-stay experience at one of the Appalachian Mountain Club Huts within White Mountain National Forest. I could have never imagined what would ensue, but I’m pretty sure that I ended up getting the best WFS arrangement of any thru-hiker, ever. 671 more words