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My Hitchhiking Adventure

Why I traveled 700 miles across Texas by thumb

Girl on highway hitchhiking.
Photo generated using Midjourney AI and edited by the author.

I put a $5 bill in my top blue jeans overalls pocket and buttoned it up.

Throwing my dark green corduroy jacket over my shoulder, I grabbed my flute case, my only piece of luggage. I patted my left hip pocket to check for the lip balm and a key I had stashed there.

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Roshana Ariel

Roshana Ariel

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I write about how to live life well even when it’s crazy or difficult. I’ve had lots of practice! As an editor, I love to rewrite my life to make it beautiful.