Yep, it’s true. I finally got around to starting a journal. After sinking into a pretty gnarly depressive episode after this summer in the van came to an end, I felt like I needed a way to get those memories out of my mind and […]
Hey there! I'm Michelle Presley and welcome to my blog. I began writing the Barefoot Tumbleweed to share stories from my adventures outdoors, but this blog has grown to be so much more than that.
After taking a few months to live in a van and travel the United States, I discovered a deep love that I have for American public lands and for wilderness.
Here on the blog, you'll find stories of adventures outdoors, encouragement to get out there, advocacy for our shared wild spaces, and probably way too many pictures of my dogs.
Thanks for reading!