Record of Mishaps is the memoir of a misfit teenager on the run in 1966, a story of loss, exile, adventure and self-reliance.
At a time when America’s young men are rounded up for combat in an unpopular war, an 18-year-old hitchhiker drifts 22,000 often-frightening miles, pursuing a mystic’s higher knowledge.
His journey without a safety net traces a story arc embedded with historical events and numerous 1960s counterculture figures, culminating in
a seeker’s transforming insight.
personae : the notorious and the unknowns
traveling light : 22,000 miles in 8 months
writing rare books : the mimeo revolution
comparative timeline : 1966-1969
blog : mostly rumors
contact : to be supplied