It’s A Beautiful Day in the Neighborhood!

I have been back from walking the Camino about a month and a half now. I would be lying if I said I didn’t think about it every day.  In fact, there have been countless days during which I have determined I was “just going to get online and book another trip to Spain, pronto,…

Why, Part Two, Lessons of “The Camino”

“Blessed are those whose strength is in you, who have set their hearts on pilgrimage.”  Psalm 84:5 Part one of my answer to the question, “Why” reflected upon the initial spark and continued motivation of my dream to walk the Camino de Santiago de Compostela.  And now for part two – what was I was looking…

WHY??!?!

Part one of my answer to the question, “Why?” I guess it’s not always clear (but may become clear eventually…?)So, several of my friends have asked me what it was I was looking for on “The Camino” – what was my personal quest – why in the heck did I feel compelled to go to…

Turning The Corner

So Hallelujah! I turned the corner and I am no longer in what seemed to be an unreasonable, post adventure funk!!! Here is a comment posted on my blog: “Who would think that after an epic life journey, sadness would follow, but it also makes sense! How did you turn the corner?”Well, I am sure…

The Post Camino Blues

As a disclaimer, I am no longer in a funk.  I still have the Post Camino Blues, however I have (thankfully) turned the corner from my sour and dragging disposition.  I felt compelled to go ahead and post this anyway, something I wrote about a week ago…For starters, I got a cold – and, it…

The Evolving Shape of Faith

Definition of “Camino”: Camino, translated from Spanish has a number of meanings in English. The main meaning is as a track, path or road. It also can mean a literal way, route or journey. Figuratively it means path or course.El Camino, Camino de Santiago and The Way all refer to specific paths that are the…