The Silk Road connected the people of our ancient world. It encompassed a series of trade routes upon which merchants traveled to sell and exchange their goods. These merchants were immersed in new cultures and languages, experienced new ways of living, and met people they never forgot. Although trade was the driving force behind their expeditions, the travelers became forever changed through their journey on the Silk Road. I’m Scott, I’m 24 years old and I’m attempting to embark on my own Silk Road journey. I will post an item for trade and if you want to offer something in exchange, send me an email with a description and a picture.

Monday, November 22, 2010

Trading Robert

 After consulting with Robert for several hours, we decided to trade with James. We met up with James in the town of Provo, Utah. He is currently a senior in college and recently married. Congratulations James!  Robert was shy at first, but eventually he warmed up to James. This trade worked out for both of us. James got Robert and I got a...
You're going to have to wait a little longer to see what James traded me. Maybe you can tell from the picture and maybe you can't. Tomorrow I'll post what it is and I'll put it up for trade!

P.S. Did you know that over 40% of the pilgrims who attended the first Thanksgiving died from starvation and exposure that winter? I didn't, but now I do and you do too. It's a true fact I read it on the internet or something.


  1. P.S. Scott did you know that 60% of all statistics are made up? This is definitely not one of them