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New PDF release: Becoming Odyssa: Adventures on the Appalachian Trail

By Jennifer Pharr Davis

After graduating from collage, Jennifer isn't really certain what she desires to do together with her existence. She is interested in the Appalachian path, a 2175-mile footpath that stretches from Georgia to Maine. even though her family and friends imagine she's loopy, she units out on my own to hike the path, hoping it's going to provide her time to contemplate what she desires to do subsequent. the following 4 months are the main bodily and emotionally hard of her existence. She quick discovers that thru-hiking is tougher than she had imagined: dealing with blisters and aching shoulders from the 30-pound pack she consists of; slumbering at the challenging wood floors of path shelters; mountaineering via never-ending torrents of rain or even a snow fall. With each step she takes, Jennifer transitions from an over-confident collage graduate to a pupil of the path, braving events she by no means imagined prior to her thru-hike. the path is filled with unforeseen kindness, generosity, and humor. And whilst tragedy moves, she learns that she will depend upon people to aid her in instances of need.

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