Publisher: Outskirts Press (February 10, 2011)
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road Odyssey all started in the summertime of 1978 with a guy and his seven 12 months outdated son. They drove from long island to Colorado looking for experience. the fellow quickly discovered that he was once looking, now not for event, yet for his id. Having lately been separated from his spouse of fifteen years and having 5 teenagers jointly, the fellow used to be emotionally beaten by means of the swap in his prestige. What was once initially deliberate to be a brief stopover at with outdated neighbors changed into an knowing of his accountability in his place as a unmarried father. Flint came across concerns of curiosity one of the culturally various households he stayed with and lots of attention-grabbing characters alongside the best way. those occasions led him to appreciate the fight with the self doubts that originated together with his rejection from his fifteen 12 months marriage. Backpacking to the excessive altitude snow fields of the Grand Teton Mountains in Wyoming, become an occasion that made his seven yr outdated son a candidate for the Guiness publication of worldwide files. This happened with the problem of hiking over a closed move, with none technical apparatus, directly to storm cross. street Odyssey protecting a interval that reaches good again into the 19th century and the lives of his ancestors, relies on suggestions drawn into his reminiscence as he drove hundreds of thousands of miles throughout highways. Such used to be his leisure, that Flint persevered this marathon trek over twenty 4 consecutive summers. Sitting at the back of the wheel of his customized van in 1978, Flint starts off the exam of his identification. From rodeo driving, bike traveling, competing in hundred mile bicycle highway races, pedaling on unmarried song mountain trails together with his fats tire motorbike to ghost cities and in a single day horseback journeys at the remoted Colorado path, Flint discovered his nirvana. during the shut reference to his young children, the deaths of neighbors and his mom and dad, this guy involves detect the priorities in his lifestyles.