In 2000, Ben Weaver dropped out of civilization. He and a girlfriend moved into an old hunting shack on the banks of Lake Superior, about eight miles from the nearest town. After the relationship went south and the girl departed, Weaver stayed on up north. He rented a yurt--essentially a teepee with wooden walls--from a local hippie couple for three months. It was in the middle of a field. It had a woodstove, but... More >>>