I have wanted to write about my most recent road trip for the past week, but something happened that kind of complicated my feelings on the entire trip. Since I returned from the trip two Saturdays ago, we have all learned Gabby Petito’s body was recovered in a dispersed camping…

I wrote my first post about trying marijuana edibles 76 days ago. Two and a half months ago I talked about the responsible use of edibles. Sadly, I learned there is no such thing as responsible use of marijuana. Days later, the “gateway” opened up and I have spent every…

I don’t actually remember the last time I hiked alone. It was definitely before the pandemic. My best guess is Valentine’s Day 2020 when I took a Friday off to go hiking in White Tanks Regional Park in Phoenix’s west valley. Aside from that, I’ve been hiking only a few…

James R. Mills

Mental health, emotional wellness, opinion, & travel-focused writer. Writing about my weight struggles, personal growth, and wanderlust.

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