Ghost Rider: Travels on the Healing Road

Ghost Rider: Travels on the Healing Road
Author: Neil Peart
Edition year: 2002
HorizonsUnlimited description:

In less than a year, Neil Peart lost both his 19-year-old daughter, Selena, and his wife, Jackie. Faced with overwhelming sadness and isolated from the world in his home on the lake, Peart was left without direction. This memoir tells of the sense of loss and directionlessness that led him on a 55,000-mile journey by motorcycle across much of North America, down through Mexico to Belize, and back again. He had needed to get away, but had not really needed a destination. His travel adventures chronicle his personal odyssey and include stories of reuniting with friends and family, grieving, thinking, and reminiscing as he rode until he encountered the miracle that allowed him to find peace.

HorizonsUnlimited reviews:

Jason Kaplitz said:

"I got a copy of Ghost Rider, written by Neil Peart the drumer from RUSH. I am about 1/2 way through it and I am really enjoying it. It's about his travel around North America after some personal losses; while aboard his BMW GS. If you're looking for a way to pass these winter months pick yourself up a copy."

Editorial Reviews:

"In less than a year, Neil Peart lost both his 19-year-old daughter, Selena, and his wife, Jackie. Faced with overwhelming sadness and isolated from the world in his home on the lake, Peart was left without direction. This memoir tells of the sense of loss and directionlessness that led him on a 55,000-mile journey by motorcycle across much of North America, down through Mexico to Belize, and back again. He had needed to get away, but had not really needed a destination. His travel adventures chronicle his personal odyssey and include stories of reuniting with friends and family, grieving, thinking, and reminiscing as he rode until he encountered the miracle that allowed him to find peace."


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