..but I came across Letters to an Unknown Audience some time ago, and have been enjoying it ever since. When I saw this site’s version of the ‘political maps’ (here and here) I thought it was past time to expos…no…introdu…nah…shout…oh brother, that’s overused…drop this site on all of you. Because.
Some went unmarked because of the austerity of the road. When I travel light I bring only a toothbrush, a change of underwear, and a set of brass knuckles. When I travel heavy I bring two suitcases: one full of clothes and the journal, and one packed with fist-sized rocks which I leave along the route, as my way of undoing the damage I did to the Earth by topping my kitchen counters with marble.