The Road to Grace
The Third Journal of the Walk SeriesLarge Print - 2012
Alan Christoffersen's wife was thrown from a horse and paralyzed from the waist and in just a few weeks, dies of complications. In the meantime, his friend and business partner rounds up your clients and leaves to start his own advertising agency. In addition to losing the love of his life and his business, Alan now loses his house and other belongings. On her deathbed, he promised his wife he would live.
But how do you live when everything you love is taken from you. For Alan, he decides to set off on an extraordinary cross-country walk. Carrying only a backpack, he plans to walk to Key West, the farthest destination on his map. Now nearly halfway through his trek, The Road to Grace takes him from South Dakota to Memphis, Tennessee. Alan covers more than 800 miles on foot, but it's the people he meets along the way who give the journey its true meaning.