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"Rules of Thumb" is the day-by-day story of my Alaska-to-NY journey from May-June 2007.

Rules of Thumb

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I have lived in Alaska for periods over the last seven years, working as a lodge cleaner, cook, tour guide, and backcountry ranger. The following essays were written in 2009 during my second season as a backcountry ranger.

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I moved back to Coldfoot, Alaska in June 2011 to write my book.

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I join Occupy Wall Street for a week.

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