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By the time I arrived in Creede, Colorado in July of 2019, I’d already driven more than 10k miles on my nomadic journey. Finally, I was at a fork in the road—no, seriously. A literal fork.
There’s still so much of the United States I haven’t seen, but I’m grateful for the states I’ve visited. One of my favorite places has to be Santa Fe, New Mexico. On my first visit there I
Back in 2019, I passed through the Texas Panhandle twice. The first time I was on my way to Colorado, where I staid in a Rocky Mountain cabin for two months. The second time I was on my way back and
It was 6am, and I was pulling up to yet another coffee shop. This time in Tyler, Texas. I went in for coffee, preparing myself for the seven hour drive ahead. I’d left Kentucky the day before and
When I left my home state of Kentucky back in 2019, I hit the open road with dreams of going to places I’d never been, and seeing things I’d never seen. I was brand new to the nomad life and
Unprecedented. Historical. New normal. We’ve heard these descriptions for the past year of our lives ad nauseam. True as they may be, they offer little in the way of offering hope or shining a