USA

Brian Cray wanders the USA by freight train, hitchhiking and foot, backpacking between the lesser traveled roads to show us the splendid landscapes of America.  His prose short stories pack a punch with adventure as he wanders between temp jobs to taste the nectar of life.

Slow and Scenic on Loaded Wood Chips

After lying my ass off to the Park Ranger at Baxter State Park, I found myself with a pink warning slip in my pocket, my pack in the bed of his vehicle and my...
Abandoned Twin Arrows Trading Post

Twin Arrows Trading Post

Abandoned Twin Arrows Trading Post Faded paint chipped off every corner and wall of the structures. Each room covered in vibrant, artistic graffiti and random tags defaced what once remained a historical roadside landmark on...
Lost Dutchman's State Park

Lost Dutchman’s Park

Haunted Lost Dutchman's Park I worked another frantic week on my feet busing tables, serving food and rearranging tables, chairs and silverware for the next day's wedding. However, the upside to my job came with...
Abandoned Arizona - Vulture City Ghost Town

Abandoned Vulture City

Abandoned Arizona Vulture City - Wickenberg We also found time to journey down to the ghost town of Vulture City. Expecting to pay a fee and enter a tour of the ghost town we brought...
Abandoned Arizona - Casa Grande

Casa Grande Domes

Abandoned Arizona - The Casa Grande Domes, Casa Grande, AZ Update: After visiting the Casa Grande Domes I learned that one of them collapsed shortly after we explored the facility sometime in late 2016 After getting...