Beauty Heals

I’ve been on the road now for almost a month! I’m actually one third of the way through what initially seemed like would be a stretch to endure by myself. And I am still loving it. The trip really felt like it was beginning for real when I crossed into Colorado (yes, blaring John Denver […]

Whatever You Call It, It’s Not What I Expected

I’ve struggled with what to call this adventure I’ve embarked on. Pilgrimage, Walkabout, and Vision Quest haven’t quite felt right, so I landed on “Road Trip,” which I view as the contemporary, all American version of a spiritual rite of passage. And in fact this is a road trip. But normally, when one imagines a cross country […]