Trusting the Universe

By Tamim Ansary The summer that men set foot on the moon, I decided to see if I could hitchhike across North America on five dollars and the kindness of strangers.  It was 1969,  two years after the Summer of Love, and the best minds of my generation were telling me that the cosmos would […]

Hitchhike to the Mystic

by Rick Schmidt ©2016 Sometime in the summer of my marital breakup, mid-July of 1969, I got the powerful urge to hit the road.  I had never visited the Space Needle in Seattle, I figured this was as good a time as any.  One year earlier, I’d done a coast-to-coast round trip hitchhike in just […]