Broken Down: An Adventure in the Wilderness

Following is the beginning of a book I’m in the process of writing about a real-life experience that took place in northern California in September of 2016. I started writing it last year, but haven’t worked on it in a while. Who knows when I will finally finish it. So I decided I might as well publish what I’ve written so far for people to take a look.

I was filming the whole thing as it unfolded and made an hour-long movie about the experience, which I posted on my YouTube channel in December of 2016. But that video doesn’t capture everything that…