Camping At Three Forks, Part 3

I was happy to see my friends had made it safe and sound to the campsite.  I have to say, I was getting lonely in the woods all by myself.  I took my voice recorder to record a show (coming later) and I talked for a short while…only to learn that my batteries weren’t as …

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Camping At Three Forks, Part Two

I arrived at Three Forks pretty early in the evening.  The traffic along 400 wasn’t as bad as I had expected.  If I’d have waited just minutes longer to leave work, I would have probably sat in bumper to bumper traffic for hours.  When I arrived, I knew I was going to have to sit …

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Camping At Three Forks, Part One

A few weekends ago, I went camping with my good friends Joe and Clark. I had not been camping since the hike with Joe along the Appalachian Trail (AT) in 2010. It was wonderful being able to get back into the mountains of North Georgia and breathe that clean air. Our chosen campsite was at …

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The dream of a lifetime

As I sit here, drinking my glass of Welch’s Grape Juice (used in the south for Baptist’s communion services…I’m blessed!), I am thinking two weeks ahead when I will be wandering the first 30 miles of the Appalachian Trail, along with my buddy JD.  Our lives will surely be touched with each step we make …

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