The Land Beyond the Sea … Amalfi

I once read that in the Celtic tradition monks and warriors undertook “incredible journeys of imagination and spirit.” Having just returned from Amalfi, a wondrous Italian coastal town originally built by monks and warriors, I don’t think this tradition was necessarily specific to the Celts.

A Bug in my Comments Section!

To all my readers who have been trying to post comments after my blogs, I have just learned that the firewall set up by my web hosting company has been blocking them. 🙁 I am so sorry. This bug has now been resolved, so if you still feel inclined, please try to post your comments again!
Thank you, as always, for your time and interest.

REPOST – The Throbbing Earth

I am reposting this story, one that comes to mind every October, because last night as I stepped into the ink-black water of our horizon pool to cool off, I smelt petrichor for the first time. Petrichor, that elixir to reinvigorate a stifled spirit. Petrichor, that precursor to renewal and new beginnings. Then it rained. Briefly. I am grateful.