Emily Halnon lives and writes in Eugene, Oregon. She spends as much time as humanly possible exploring the trails of the Pacific Northwest and she recently set the Fastest Known Time for running the 460-mile Oregon stretch of the Pacific Crest Trail. She’s published essays about outdoor adventures and the human experience in The Guardian, Salon, and Ravishly. You can follow her on Instagram (https://www.instagram.com/emilysweats) and Twitter (https://twitter.com/emilysweats) at @emilysweats.

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