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5,000 Miles of Railroading with Mom

Crossing America with my best friend

When it comes to memorable experiences in my lifetime, I always think of a trip I did with Mom back in 2006. The idea surprised many, but the entire idea was a dream come true for me. We planned a cross country trip to be done on a three day train journey. Technically, it wasn’t across the entire country, but the trip was quite close, as it…



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Michael Patanella

Author, Publisher, and Editor. I cover mindfulness, mental health, addiction, sobriety, life, and spirituality among other things.