Estella

Lovely walk to Estella today. Some light rain did not dampen our experience of the spring blossoms. Was greeted by a greedy donkey when I arrived. When I failed to pull enough grass from my side of the fence, his baying filled the air. My albergue is fantastic. It is recently remodeled inside with many …

Alto de Perdón

A quick video and a picture... arrived in Puente la Reina late, chores to do then dinner. Adios! Hundreds of years ago, a chapel dedicated to the Virgin Mary and a pilgrim hospital stood on this peak. Pilgrims could obtain forgiveness here, assuring their soul's health should the pilgrim die on the journey. Grace to …

The Paris Pause

Flight to Paris via Dallas was smooth. When EasyJet told me the flight to Biarritz was delayed, I was relieved for it was a close connection in an unfamiliar airport. When the gate agent told me the flight was canceled, I did not feel joy. I was tired of my clothes, airport wifi was spotty …

Sabbatical Send Off

First Christian Church (Disciples of Christ) celebrated a commissioning service this morning (may 20, 2018) to send me off on sabbatical.  Here is a short video of the cake reception.