Tag archive for A Million Steps

Tower of Gratitude

While taking A Million Steps on the Camino de Santiago, puddles of gratitude seeped into my soul from the most unlikely pools. These satiated feelings were stirred by getting a bottom bunk in the hostel or helping a stranger with a blister. Always the simplest…

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Marvelous Mallika Chopra

Just over a year ago, Edie Weinstein interviewed me for her radio program. She is a kind soul and we had an instantaneous bond that carries forward through today. The cosmic forces collided to provide an opportunity for us to meet in the biggest of…

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Big Apple……Gigantic Bite

A friend recently gave me a priceless gift by allowing me to move into his New York apartment while he is on long world journey.  I am writing this post from Manhattan and have about 30 more days do devour this area as another Camino…

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Mom

While taking A Million Steps on the Camino de Santiago, I met a family that left quite an impression on me. Joseph and Tobi were walking the path with their two children, Mateo, seven, and Pasqual, two. The love that flowed within this family was unbelievable….

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De-moat Yourself

Taking a million steps on the Camino de Santiago allowed me to push every boundary of comfort.  I walked 500 miles in a foreign country, slept in rooms full of the world’s finest snorers, ate a new diet, learned to communicate through stick drawings, and…

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Stop Foiling Yourself

While taking A Million Steps on the Camino de Santiago, I had the opportunity to deal with some inner pain that had accumulated throughout my life.  This included my fathers death, my own battles with alcohol, and a dysfunctional relationship with my then current girlfriend….

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Adventure 16

One of the many great things about taking A Million Steps on the Camino de Santiago was to enjoy the sense of adventure associated with a grand journey.  The key to the expedition was to leave home without expectations and just go with the flow….

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Unrestricted Flow

One of the many great things about taking A Million Steps  on the Camino de Santiago was to imbibe each moment without any relation to the previous or next.  It was like life was passing through me and I was able to glide along without letting…

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Palm Reflections

On the Camino de Santiago, many strangers crossed my path and I immediately accepted them just as they were.  No time for judgement or over analyzing their personal traits.  They say familiarity breeds contempt, so it made me think about the people that are near…

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Discomfort with Comfort

One of my main reasons for taking A Million Steps on the Camino de Santiago was to put myself in an environment where everything was outside of my comfort zones. I flew to a foreign country, slept in bunk beds, walked 500 miles, changed my…

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