Updates from James Scott – hiker, writer, and all around trouble maker.
My name is James Scott. In 2016, I began a journey to hike the Appalachian Trail. Over the course of six months, I covered just over a thousand miles, from Springer Mountain in Georgia to Harper’s Ferry, West Virginia. Over the course of the journey, I lost a hundred pounds, read several dozen books, and wrote almost every day. This site holds my journal entries along the way, and my written thoughts now that I’ve come out the other side. You’ll hear about places I’ve hiked, views I’ve seen, and ideas I’ve come across.
Who you gonna call?
Again I woke up early, around 5 am, though not as early as yesterday. I find that I really appreciate this time in the morning to sit by myself to read and pray. I have a poor habit back home of slowly waking up in the morning and not having such a good schedule. I…