Salutations! My name is Lily. I'm from New York, I'm three decades old, and I love and/or hate pretty much everything. I'm counting down the minutes until I bounce out the double doors of a day job so boring it doesn't even warrant a title and Greyhound on up to Katadhin to start a SOBO thru hike of the AT. Get especially excited.
I've started this new thing called "stress hiking." You pick a number of miles you want to hike on a given day, estimate the number of hours it will
3 Month Anniv: Kind of a Big Deal For my three-month anniversary of hiking the AT, I decided to splurge on an evening of indoor plumbing. Okay,
Why do I smell so bad? This is not a rhetorical question, pondering my spiritual stench as I hike by my lonesome. I literally wake up in my celibacy
Let's Chat I love chatting. Any money I've ever earned has been a direct result of chatting, be it about food, wine, English or Global History.
So Sorry! My Phone was on Airplane Mode For six weeks? No fucking way. I mean, it wasn't, but it sort of was. In any case, I personally have been
Now, where were we? At last we spoke, I was busy pillaging my closets, raiding REI, and ordering on Amazon in an attempt to assemble a
Departure Month is Here! Despite starting this blog, putting in my notice at work, and telling everyone I've ever met my thru-hiking plans in hopes
To Find Out: Can We Hack It? In Walden, Thoreau writes: "Our life is frittered away by detail. An honest man has hardly need to count more than his
On Training, and Being Fit In 2013, I rang in the New Year by downloading an app called Drunk to 5k (potential misremembering) and took to the
A Brief Overture For the past two years of my life, I've had a polyamorous relationship with magic and monotony. In the bio section of this page, I