Monthly Archives: March 2013

Where are all the People?

I was told it would be so.  When I left my place to go to the 9am Easter Worship at La Merced this morning, the streets were bare.  The many thousands that have been packing every nook and cranny of … Continue reading

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Would You Do It?

It is a new world!  With their two daughters they just pulled up stakes and moved to Guatemala for a year.  The Girls are about the same age as my two youngest Granddaughters (8 and 10).  I only met Dad … Continue reading

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Could Have Been Very Sorry

It was foolish, but I was hungry.  The night after my last post was much quieter in Antigua than I expected, except when a procession passed right by the front door at about 4am.  Yesterday morning was gratefully uneventful (if … Continue reading

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No More Waiting. It has arrived.

I was putting on sunscreen in preparation for the climb to Cerra De La Cruz Mirador (Hill of the Cross Outlook) this morning with a group from school.  There had been some suspicious activity earlier in the morning but nothing … Continue reading

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I Had No Idea

…what I was getting myself into – in a good way.  When Daughter Lisa suggested the idea of going for an immersion program since she had done so in college, I started checking out places.  It was going to be … Continue reading

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A Brush with Trouble?

I think maybe.  Someone came up from behind and greeted me as if she knew me and I knew her.  I thought she might be one of the teachers at the School whose face and name I had forgotten.  She … Continue reading

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Carrying Tons on Their Shoulders!

I witnessed it.  The service was three hours long.  At the end, I wondered why everyone stayed in place.  Then I saw it.  It looked as if it was a block long as it emerged very slowly from behind the … Continue reading

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