The Trip - A True Karmal Korn Adventure by Jeffrey Koconis
Approx. 19,650 words.
Published on March 7, 2011.
Two teenage boys decide to hitchhike to California during the heyday of the anti-Vietnam War counterculture on a quest to experience the essence of the hippie phenomena they have embraced as their identity.
Humor and love are blended with fear and hatred as they encounter the people and events that transform them from boys to men.
It is a timeless story of youth coming of age in a divided nation.