Category Archives: questions on the way

Ready, steady ….

As I’ve been bustling around today I’ve been getting increasingly nervous! Can I actually do this? What’s more, numerous ‘what ifs’ are dancing before my eyes too! So much so, it’s making me dizzy! But a friend said of me … Continue reading

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Food for the Way.

. The Soul of a Pilgrim (Christine Valters Painter) Tonight I’m prayerfully stepping into the life of a Pilgrim. I’m thankful for these guideposts which are helping me navigate the transition but also thankful for the realisation that this process … Continue reading

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Following the Shell …

Pictures and symbols are important to me. In many ways the adage ‘a picture paints a thousand words’ holds very true to me. That said … … I do identify more with writing and reading (the gathering and re-telling stories) … Continue reading

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How far?

It’s a good question! From St Jean to Santiago de Compostela it’s around 800km. My ‘plan’ (and I’m laughing as I write that!) is usually to walk 20km a day. That means forty days … there’s something prophetically beautiful in … Continue reading

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Trial run … is it too much?

Here’s what I think I’m going to take with me on the Camino It seems an awful lot of stuff! Rucksack Map book Notebook (for Journalling) and pen Mini iPad + recharger 2 pin double USB plug, energy pack and earphones … Continue reading

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Food for thought ..

“In the end, whether by accident or on purpose, it’s not where you go but who you become that makes you a pilgrim.” @maggidawn

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Dos Peregrinas in Finland

My beautiful friend, who has walked the Camino Frances and part of the Portuguese Way (from Porto to Santiago de Compostela) as well as parts of the Camino network in Germany and Switzerland – so definitely a pro! – suggested … Continue reading

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