Wherever You Are, There You Will Be

We hiked around the rim of the Masaya volocano outside Granada, Nicaragua today.  It was, as volcanos tend to be, awe-inducing.  Maybe that explains why for many centuries the indigenous people here occasionally threw their babies in from the top.  Overcome by the immensity of it, they decided it was the devil and that it needed to be appeased.We also took a tour of the city.  Jeff and I both loved it, but all around us was evidence of two centuries of war and heinous acts, some of which wer … [Read more...]