Indiana 🌦 (May 20th-June 9th) June 9thThe bridge into Illinois tried to kill me, made it across on a wing & a prayer 😛June 8thKind of ironic that my tent flooded my last night in Ohio, and now Indiana. I guess it's a new tradition. 😛 A really, really crummy tradition born out of idiocy that I plan to put a permanent stop to.June 7thNot sure what in the heck these are, but they dot the side of the roadJune 7thAnother passerby asked for my photo in exchange for an Oreo yogurt cup.June 6thAn ode to solo kidsMay 6thHeat Stress PreventionJune 6thThe slim median between highways makes for one interesting walkJune 5thSun set before I could reach my campground. Crapping my pants from the Mediterranean last night and taking far too long to change Faith's tires might of had something to do with it.June 5thHoly shit-look at the difference between Faith's new and old tires! Wow!June 5thChanging Faith's tiresJune 4thMy Couchsurfing host for the night treated me to dinner.June 4thFaith's eyes are restored! Look at her fabulous self!June 4thFaith's getting new eyes, at last! After 3 weeks without them!June 4thWendy's employee gave me a free drink and Frosty! Got a few wide-eyed looks for my "Walk Across America" signJune 4thStopped by a local gas station and the attendant gave me a free cheeseburger and drink!June 4thLook at the shoulder on RT. 62!June 4thBoonville, IN. Last stop to Evansville.June 3rdOne gorgeous gray camouflage frogJune 3rdA woman whose house I happened to past by brought me out dinner! (Then she feared I was a missing woman and came looking for me later, hahaha)June 3rdWon't be sleeping here tonight, but I can't help but admire a good stealth camping spot when I see oneJune 2ndA kind police officer offered to buy me Gatorade at the local convenience store!June 1stBoysenberry treeJune 1st"Slow down! Do not go fast"June 1stJune 1stLeavenworth, IN, historyMay 31stEr- the condition of this bridge wasn't in my guide book. Don't think Faith's crossing it.May 30thOccasionally, a sweet stray dog will follow me for half a mile or so. This being one of those times. 😛May 30thHome of Indiana's first state capitalMay 30thA pork tenderloin sandwich, an Indiana classic. Celebrating 28 miles walked today!May 30thZimmerman Art Glass, an open air glassblowing studioMay 30thButt Drug Pharmacy in Corydon, IN 😛May 30thJohn Shields, a Lewis & Clark expedition member, lived Harrison County, INMay 29thA local church in Galena, Indiana, allowed me to pitch my tent on their patio for the night, and their receptionist went out of her way to get me dinner! God blessMay 29thA very symmetrical, man made forestMay 28thMark, an ADT enthusiast, stopped by my campsite at Deam Lake to interview me for his YouTube Channel-HooBilly Indiana's the Video Stump. He also treated me to pizza!May 28thAll the goodies Linda brought me! Ready for my week long sugar highMay 28thLinda, Trail Angel extraordinaire, brought me a sugar cream pie!May 27thA regular dandelion beside the mammoth dandelion, for referenceMay 27thOne giant dandelion!May 27thMy new favorite piece of gearMay 27thGodfather's Pizza allowed me to take as much pizza from their closing buffet as I wanted!May 27thMay 26thA creek filled to the BRIM with catfish. Attached a piece of Vienna sausage to my fishing pole and they didn't pay it any attentionMay 26th"Choice - not chance - determines destiny"May 25thWalmart has fifty cent pies and I'm positively obsessed with themMay 25thIndiana is a grass, or wheat, filled field, one after anotherMay 24thThe Indiana Bat, an endangered species native to the state, calls Brough's Tunnel at Clifty Falls State park homeMay 24thClifty Falls State Park!May 23rdMy Trail Angel/host for the night has lab x blue heeler puppies. EEEEEEPMay 23rdJasper's puppies!May 22ndFaith's eyes are missing, so they've been temporarily replaced with my ADT mementoMay 23rdI finally relented and took shelter from the storm at a nearby mini golf patioMay 23rdA thunderstorm blows through-two different Moms stop me within 5 minutes to corral me to safety 😛May 22ndThe sun's setting and I don't have a place to stay -sigh- but I find a moment's delight in my shadow following me aroundMay 22ndRunaway box turtle turtleMay 22ndMay 22ndA passerby offered me ready rice and a pepsi!May 22ndFriendship, IndianaMay 22ndThe creek bordering Patrick's cabin where I get to kick back and relax, and fishMay 22ndPatrick's cabin, and my home for the nightMay 22ndMay 22ndMay 22ndLeo the Lovebug!May 21stThe view I see moments before hearing my sister's been in a devastating motorcycle accidentMay 21stMay 21stI thought Indiana didn't have hills like Ohio & West Virginia?? Oh the agony!May 21stLuckily the construction workers allowed me to pass by while they were re-paving the road. The new pavement sizzled and was sticky underfoot.May 21stTurtle shell; Faith's new hat for the day. My urge to collect knick-knacks from along the side of the road is strong. 😛May 21stAurora, Indiana Afraid their bike shop was closed, and Faith desperately needs her tires changedMay 20thThe bridge I slept underMay 20thDearborn TrailMay 20th"Have a Dog Gone Good Day - Pets Only"May 20thLawrenceburg, IndianaMay 20thINDIANA!!!