Wanderlust, County Roscommon…

County Roscommon

My grandmother was born in County Sligo. One day I'll get to Ireland and have a Guinness in a real pub. If I book now for October I can get to Ireland for less than $400. Of course, if I book now for August [hurricane season] I can go to Puerto Rican for $150. Decisions, decisions.Right now I'm so poor the closest I'll get to a foreign country is drinking imported beer.Bottoms up.Sixteen months to Santiago de Compostela and counting... … [Read more...]

Buen Camino…


... Jesus wants me to go on Camino. He keeps sending me these little signs, like the friendly Episcopalian I met at a Catholic Church who told me about the Camino he and his wife made. I mean really, the odds of that encounter.I enjoyed all his magnificent stories and when he got up to leave he said "You know, you are already a peregrino. The minute you decide to make the journey your pilgrimage starts. You're saving money and training for the Way, that's part of the journey too." Then he g … [Read more...]