The First Time I Rode a Freight Train & other hitchhiking stories   4 comments

The First Time I Rode a Freight Train & other hitchhiking stories

By Tim Shey

Available at Barnes & Noble and Amazon.com

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These are the titles of the 91 short stories in The First Time I Rode a Freight Train & other hitchhiking stories:

The First Time I Rode a Freight Train
A Conversation with a World War II U.S. Navy Frogman
A Hot Meal at a Campfire in Montana
A Providential Ride to Manhattan, Kansas
The Only Time Someone Pulled a Knife on Me
Sleeping at the Post Office in Bridgeport, California
My Backpack
Washing Dishes
A Christmas Story or Junked Cars Can Be Beautiful
Meeting a Former Editor from Warner Brothers or Things Happen for a Reason
A Conversation with a Vietnam Veteran
My First Time in Jail for Hitchhiking
On a Ranch Near Ennis, Montana
High Plains Drifter
A House or a Home?
Las Vegas Earthquake
A Fast Trip
A Dog Named Patton
Some Monks Hitchhike
San Miguel, California
Acts 2: 38
A Foot Soldier
A Hitchhiker in Bakersfield
Lucille
A Speed Skating Coach, a Dream and a Former Drug Dealer
Stacking Hay in Ashton, Idaho
They Are Fighting People
Escape from Cuba
Sitting in Jail in Broadus, Montana
Abraham from Macedonia
A Hitchhiker, a Knife and a Piece of Paper
A Ride in Nebraska
Barack Obama and the Media
Paga
Sleeping on a Stack of Lumber in Columbus, Montana
Men Plan and God Laughs
Never Bring a Knife to a Gun Fight
Someone Gets a Free Gas Can
Goodbye, Las Vegas
The Strangest Thing I Ever Saw
At a Cafe in Merriman, Nebraska
The Things I Carry
A Week in the Life of a Hitchhiker
The Pacific Ocean
Picked You Up On The Road
Good Karma
Miguel the Chef
A Ride on the Reservation
It’s a Small World
Branding Calves and the California Outback
Greensburg, Kansas
Rock Springs, Wyoming to Barstow, California
Chris McCandless Revisited
A Hitchhiking Trip to Kansas
Western Kansas
Meeting a Hermit in Montana
JUMP!
Why is Hitchhiking Illegal in Wyoming?
Outside the Box
Smuggled Over Teton Pass
Reckless Faith
Some Days Are Slow and Some Days Are Fast
Bereshith
I Should Go To Dairy Queen More Often
North of Brookings
The Son of Man Hath Not Where to Lay His Head
Wyoming, Idaho and Montana
Victor, Idaho
Elvis
Marty the Stonemason
Cal
Truth in the Inward Parts
A Bank Robbery
Shiloh
A Sleeping Bag in the Ditch
Eastern Wyoming
Egypt is Burning
A Walk in the Sun
The Helena Hobo
A Ransom For Many
A Peculiar Path
A Great Multitude Followed Him
The Spirit Driveth Him into the Wilderness
Into the Wild by Jon Krakauer
Fixing Fence the the Emigrant Trail
The Sunrise This Morning Was Very Beautiful
Two Pleasant Surprises:  High Plains Drifter Revisited
Wyoming to Utah
The Computer, Jane Smiley and Iowa State University
Dubois, Wyoming
Lance Corporal Chance Phelps, USMC, 1984-2004

4 responses to “The First Time I Rode a Freight Train & other hitchhiking stories

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