Day: January 18, 2017

Oh! You’re That Guy!

Oh! You’re That Guy!

Tuesday January 17, 2017, 7 miles (11 km) – Total so far: 806 miles (1,297 km) Rest day at Fernadina Beach, Florida Ok, I love camping and all, but I woke up today needing a hotel. All my gear got foggy wet and then the sand stuck to everything. Oh, and there’s no cell signal. […]

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“Yeah, I Be Goin’ Down to Florida: Where The Sun Shines Damn Near Every Day”

“Yeah, I Be Goin’ Down to Florida: Where The Sun Shines Damn Near Every Day”

Monday January 16, 2017, 83 miles (134 km) – Total so far: 799 miles (1,286 km) Okefenokee Pastimes RV Park to Fort Clinch State Park on Fernadina Beach, Fl. Song lyrics above by Muddy Waters, Deep Down in Florida. Last night was town eve, you know, the night before you get to a town and […]

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Back To My Roots: My Job Roots Anyway

Back To My Roots: My Job Roots Anyway

Sunday January 15, 2017, 61 miles (98 km) – Total so far: 716 miles (1,152 km) Paterson to 7 miles south of Folkston, Ga. at the Okefenokee Pastimes RV Park Awoke to dense fog so no one could see me cook breakfast and break camp. Problem was, the fog didn’t start to break until 9 […]

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“Somwhere Near Patterson Everything Came To A Crawl”: “The All News Station Was Thanking Someone For The Call”

“Somwhere Near Patterson Everything Came To A Crawl”: “The All News Station Was Thanking Someone For The Call”

Saturday January 14, 2017, 71 miles (114 km) – Total so far: 655 miles (1,054 km) Above lyrics from Transit by Richard Shindell. Riedsville to somewhere near Patterson, Ga. As I was doing my morning routine, I heard the joyous sound of giggling and laughter. My neighbors, a mother and her daughter were out for […]

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“I Woke Up This Morning”: “Had Them Statesboro Blues”

“I Woke Up This Morning”: “Had Them Statesboro Blues”

Friday January 13, 2017, 42 miles (68 km) – Total so far: 584 miles (940 km) Statesboro Blues by the Allman Brothers Band Statesboro to Altamaha Gordonia State Park in Reidsvile, Ga. Well, I didn’t really have the blues this morning but the song seemed appropriate given my location. I did wake up to a […]

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