Wild: From Lost to Found on the Pacific Crest Trail is Cheryl Strayed’s personal memoir of her experience hiking the Pacific Crest Trail in the summer of 1995. Cheryl shares with her readers the physical, emotional, logistical, and spiritual challenges she faced while hiking from Mojave, California to the Oregon-Washington border. Flashbacks throughout the book tell readers about the life situations that ultimately brought Cheryl to the decision to hike the trail.
The term “Adult Child of an Alcoholic” is never used in the book. However, Cheryl Strayed is definitely a member of the club. (more…)