July 28, 1987: Homesick

This project is really getting frustrating. It seems like nobody knows what’s going on, and every time we think we’ve got it, someone changes their mind. This has got to be the most poorly planned/organized project I’ve worked on in the Corps.

Enough negative feldergarb. The Arctic front finally left last week. Now we’ve resumed normal temperatures. Actually, I kinda liked the cold weather. It reminded me of home, and I didn’t see a single mosquito for a week and a half.

I’ve been thinking of Illinois quite a bit lately. Homesick, I guess. As much as I’m enjoying myself here, I can’t help but think that I’m on a big adventure and that eventually I’ll return to Illinois. It’s been my home for as long as I can remember, and I don’t really have a peace inside about settling down permanently anywhere else.

(Hand drawn map.)

Advertisements
Categories: Backcountry, CCC, Vogelsang, Yosemite | Tags: , , , | Leave a comment

Post navigation

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s

Blog at WordPress.com.

%d bloggers like this: