I Must Be Seeing Things
It winks at me. On the horizon. Is that what I think it is?
It’s a blasted tree limb.
A survey stake.
Reflectors to mark an overpass. Or a culvert.
It’s everything but the next mile marker. My mind tricks my eyes into seeing things. And in the last five miles, the thing I most want to see is the mile marker that announces
On Tuesday, I was a third of the way to Nashville. Lots of blisters, but I’m pushing on with new hiking sandals and two epsom salt foot soaks a day.
The Natchez Trace will NOT lick me.
Click here to see the best photos from Day 12 of my Natchez Trace walk: Andra Watkins Tumblr
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