On March 11th, 2020, POTUS 45 declared that we had a national emergency on our hands and that it was time to close the borders and stop the Virus dead in its tracks. My wife was trying desperately to reach me by phone as I was sitting — naked —…

And there's the part that people who haven't experienced naturism don't get! Neither my wife nor I have ever felt like swimwear has done us any favors, (and we are reasonably fit and svelt, but with all the typical issue with awkward proportions here, wrinkly skin there). But strangely enough, we feel quite comfortable in the "natural flow of our skin." Between that and the taboos we (as a society) have placed on particular body parts as being dirty or overtly sexual, something simple and natural has turn into a pschological frenzy.

Thanks for providing such an enjoyable redux of our nakation! :)

I love train travel, and I love your writing. You totally capture the unique essence of a train trip. If you ever make it to South Africa, take the overnight train from JNB to Cape Town. Or for that matter... anywhere! :)

Part Two: A Young Naturist Couple “Figures it Out.”

We rolled up to the guard shack that officially marked the end of the road, just a few miles up a one-lane track behind the middle-of-no-place municipality of Middletown, California. Just as we were advised on the phone, an attendant was there to ask us a few questions while we…

Part One: Coming of Age… with Nudity

My father sat at the kitchen table, shaking the crease out of his newspaper while nursing his post-dinner coffee.

“Looks like they’ve finally chased off those nekkid hippies out by the bridge — once and for all! They should all put their clothes on and go get a job!”


The Meandering Naturist

Married, father of three, musician, dog-lover, foodie, wine snob. And OH! We like naked travel. www.meanderingnaturist.com

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