Something Old and Somethings New(er)

The Elias Smith House in Port Hope (aka Canada House) and a novel linked to it by Jane Urquhart, a bit of a rant about those that believe stories they want to hear, some stuff about the American Writer George Saunders and musings about what we can take away from his story “Elliott Spencer” (2019, New Yorker) and lastly, “Sometimes” David Whyte’s poem and meditation on walking in the forest.

I Made It Through The Rain – Outeiro to Santiago de Compostela

Saturday June 9th, 2018 Well, the rainy camino has ended an yet it still rains. I wasn't expecting great weather for my walk into Santiago and I wasn't disappointed. I left the albergue at 6:30 am, hoping to find a coffee somewhere in the next 10 km, but I hadn't anticipated the walk over the … Continue reading I Made It Through The Rain – Outeiro to Santiago de Compostela