Interruptions

Do you like being interrupted? Or are you like the rest of us mere mortals who feel frustration when someone interrupts us, or our course throughout the day is somewhat delayed or put in a detour? Do I see a few hands raised out there? Yep, mine’s in there with the rest of y’all! Here’s … More Interruptions

Some great views

We have gone through Lent. We have reached the peak of Easter, and now can walk along the summit and enjoy the pleasing views from way up high. We enjoy not only the celebration of Easter tide, but also the parallel beauty of nature in spring. I’ve including several entries here, because I lost time … More Some great views

Summit!

Happy Easter Friends! Congratulations! We made it to the peak of the Resurrection! Now to fill our hearts with it’s joy and hope! Once again, I fell off a week! But I’m back! Very quickly just to say hello and that I haven’t forgotten about you! This post is a bit of a miracle: I’m … More Summit!

One Week to Summit

As the days stretch longer, this time of year is a struggle naturally and supernaturally. In being stretched, we learn our limits, we learn what stuff we are made of, and whether or not we need to adjust our routes along the path of life. Keep reading to understand nature a little better this time … More One Week to Summit

Our Phones

Our smartphones are wonderful tools that can help us streamline life. They can also streamline our behavior to focusing soley on their glossy surfaces. Here’s a little story where I fell trap to the addictive device. (Keep reading to see more photos and hear the confessions of a growing phone addict!)

Interior Essentialism

Is there a connection between essentialism and distractions? Just like some of us “KonMari” to find what is not essential in our lives, so we can do that with our thoughts. It takes practice, and sometimes being honest with ourselves regarding our physical goods, helps us to be so with our interior world. Now, this … More Interior Essentialism

Vision on Paper

Welcome to the weekend! Today is a little break from the Camino, and I’ll tell you why at the end! Recently a lovely couple had me draw out improvement ideas for their house. So, I spent time at their house, heard their ideas, looked at pictures, sketched, talked with them on and off, and nine … More Vision on Paper

Meet the Critic

“Quit! Throw in the towel!” Critical feelings sneer “This is stupid, why are you doing this?” “What a project to focus on! This is not going to get you anywhere!” These discouraging feelings have besieged me. I shared these mental assaults with a fellow pilgrim. You may be thinking, Uh, isn’t assault a bit too … More Meet the Critic