Hitchhiking stories, books, poems, and more

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Book / Travel

February 12, 2013

Reads: 229

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

The Final Cartwheel is the story of a young doctor’s return home, after a five-year hitchhiking odyssey around the world. Through East Asia, Indonesia, and around the Antipodes, the circle becomes unbroken. Read More

Book / Travel

October 05, 2012

Reads: 338

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

In the summer of 1980, a maverick young doctor gave it all up, to hitchhike around the world. The first part of his odyssey took him through South America and up through Africa, accompanied by his mythical hunter companion, Orion. His vision quest continued around the second cartwheel of the… Read More

Book / Travel

September 29, 2012

Reads: 328

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

In the summer of 1980, a maverick young doctor gave it all up, to hitchhike around the world. The first part of his odyssey took him through South America and up through Africa, accompanied by his mythical hunter companion, Orion. Between the Cartwheels is the sequel to that cartwheel, his… Read More

Book / Travel

September 01, 2012

Reads: 295

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

In the summer of 1980, a maverick young doctor gave it all up, to hitchhike around the world. The first arc he carved with his thumb stopped a little red pickup that took him over the horizon. Like his mythical hunter companion, Orion, he was on a vision quest, propelled… Read More
A memoir of my 19th year (1972-73) traveling rough in North America, Europe, and North Africa. Read More
Hitchhing over 5 European countries for over 2 weeks definitely requires at least a little balls. Unfortunately we can't say that we were as gutsy as some would think - money, or a lack or it, does indeed force you to do moronic things. Hitchhiking definitely gave Jake and I… Read More
This story is a thriller. It's about a hitchhiker who is traveling to California. A strange occurrence happens to them one dark night, leaving them shaken up, but grateful. Read More
A story about an encounter between an aging vagabond hitchhiker and the yound driver who picks him up Read More
Its about a guy who doesnt give a fuck about life any more. Imagine waking up one day and throwing your blue coller in the trash and walking out into life with just the close on your back hitchin a ride to where ever you can go and flippin the… Read More

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