I Love "Into the Wild"

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 77 People

    "I Now Walk..."

    I was told emphatically to read this book by a friend of mine. It just so happened that a school counselor of mine had it on her bookshelf and I asked if I could borrow it (I still haven't given it back yet). I began to read it and it made a deep impression on me. I was...
    maryjana maryjana
    18-21, F
    1 Response Apr 20, 2008

    Free Of Societies Restrictions

    This is such a beautiful movie.... To live life, free of societies restrictions, in solitude, in the beauty and positivity and love that nature offers to the soul.The soundtrack is equally beautiful. Eddie Vedder knows the meaning of life.
    freeflowingveins freeflowingveins
    18-21, F
    1 Response Oct 8, 2010

    I Want to Live In the Wild

    E ver since I was a child, I wanted to live in the woods. I think I was first inspired by Grizzly Adams on TV...but the thought has always been there. What I have been longing for is a life out of the societal norm...where there is no use for money, only hard work. I recently...
    DJJoko DJJoko
    41-45, M
    11 Responses Jun 3, 2008

    Book/Film

    I've read the book and I've seen the movie and both were incredibly powerful.  Emotional.  The book is well-written and beautiful.  The film is just awe-inspiring.  Emile Hirsch did an amazing job in this role.  Completely pulled me into the beautiful...
    CuriosityKitten CuriosityKitten
    31-35, F
    12 Responses Oct 4, 2008

    “I’ve decided that I’m going to live this

    life for some time to come. The freedom and simple beauty of it is just too good to pass up.” “I’d like to repeat the advice I gave you before, in that I think you really should make a radical change in your lifestyle and begin to boldly do things which you may previously...
    DropsOfRain DropsOfRain
    26-30, F
    1 Response Mar 16, 2015

    3 Cheers For

    Most definately into the wild is one of the best books ive ever read. I read it a while ago ( i think about a couple of years) and i just fell in love with it. There is just something beautiful about the story. The appreciation for nature too definately influence me alot. I...
    applescruffs applescruffs
    22-25, F
    2 Responses Feb 25, 2009
    bleakharoun bleakharoun
    26-30, M
    1 Response Feb 11, 2015
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    Apr 1, 2015
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