Tag archive for Friends

Bringing People Together

The Camino de Santiago brings many people together for many different reasons. As a result of the walk, I no longer bat an eye at the serendipitous events that seem to happen on a regular basis. Instead, I focus my time and energy on putting…

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Camino Friends

This is an excerpt from “A Million Steps” Chapter 4. I made many attempts to contact all my friends that are in the book. It took me eight months to find Joyce and Ella. We had a very nice reunion on the phone and shared…

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Open Up!

One of the many great things about the Camino de Santiago is meeting strangers from every corner of the globe.  They come in all shapes, sizes, ages, and colors.  Each person has their own emotional backpack and unique outlook on the world.  Their previous experience…

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Coffee Talk

While adding  footprints to the millions that proceeded mine on the Camino, there was one special beverage that always added depth to the experience.  The magic mixture of rich dark espresso with an equal amount of scalded milk were the important ingredients for a Cafe…

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Reflecting on Friends

I finally joined the new century and purchased a Samsung Galaxy S3 smartphone a few weeks ago.  My dumb phone is feeling quite lonely tucked away in my office drawer.  My new wonderphone has an integrated calendar that lets me know about friend’s birthdays.  There…

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