So millions of people all over the world hunt for the over three million active geocaches on Earth, poking, prodding, and investigating in secret places and in plain sight. For me, however, there is an added complication…
Let us not be naive. Being a black man living in America adds a certain amount of risk to many activities: driving, walking, vacationing, hiking, and any number of other pursuits, both mundane and extraordinary.
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