Monthly Archives: February 2013

Whose Road Trip Would You Take?

To Infinity — and beyond! –Buzz Lightyear, “Toy Story” Go on a journey or live a life? Same or different? Discuss. The image of travel as a metaphor for Life is very well-established. I would say it is so well … Continue reading

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Building Global Community

May there always be sunshine, may there always be blue skies. May there always be mummy, may there always be me! –children’s song sung by Raffi and Pete Seeger I have a poster which reminds me of concepts I value … Continue reading

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Remember the Fancy Yellow Box?

“New Year’s Day is the accepted time to make your regular annual good resolutions. Next week you can begin paving hell with them as usual.” ~ Mark Twain My January 3 post recounted the unexpected difficulties my husband and I … Continue reading

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Pilgrimage, Vision Quest, Renewal

You don’t choose a life, dad. You live one. –Daniel (Emilio Estevez), “The Way” Traveling for spiritual enlightenment is an ancient discipline. The only episode of Jesus’ childhood reported in the gospels occurs during his family’s annual trip to Jerusalem … Continue reading

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