The novel Making The Most of It follows the travels of Conrad Colby and the friends he makes along the way to Tin Cup, Colorado. You can read the ﬁrst two chapters below. They ﬁnd a devastated, dangerous world containing bandit bikers, a religious wacko, small-time dictators, violence between rival gangs, another gang out for their blood, deteriorating infrastructure, sand storms, rattlesnakes, hunger, thirst and other dangers they never dreamed of. How do they cope? With courage, ingenuity, luck, gonzo schemes, humor, and by just…Making The Most of It.