Monthly Archives: November 2013

I did walk alone. She broke up with me! [Part Four]

My Mentors had warned me about this. It is one of the challenges of the Camino.  Walking together happens naturally when common interests, a similar pace and just enjoying conversation with each other draws people to one another.  But then, … Continue reading

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You’ll Never Walk Alone. [Part Three]

After Pamplona came a stop at Reina de la Puente.  After only 10% of the way, having walked about 90 kilometers, what I was attempting to do was beginning to sink in.  My physical limits had revealed themselves and I … Continue reading

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You’ll never walk alone! [Part Two]

  […continued from the Post by the same name but “Part One.”]  The next morning, the hundreds of us were shuffled out of the albergue to start the second day of walking, a little rainy, but not too bad.  I … Continue reading

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It Happened Again

This is not about the Camino, but about my life here in Kansas.  This is the third time it has happened.  Tonight I had a multi-course meal as good as I have had anywhere with three members of The Chamber … Continue reading

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You’ll never walk alone! [Part One]

With great difficulty negotiating the Paris train stations to and from the week long retreat at the Taizé Community and after many hours, on Sunday September 8th I arrived in St. Jean Pied de Port in France.  I had met EB as … Continue reading

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I couldn’t stop them!

At first I said I am embarrassed about it, but then I recanted.  I am not embarrassed.  It just happened.  It caught me off guard completely when it happened.  It just happened.  Last Sunday in the church service the names … Continue reading

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Drinking from the Fountain of Youth

Here is what she said: “You look like you have been drinking from the Fountain of Youth.”  It came out so spontaneously that it took a moment for me to realize what she said.  I was just there for my … Continue reading

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