Tag Archives: Worry

Mt. Shasta, Part 2

I’ve told myself from the beginning, I can go home whenever I want. If I hate it, this traveling life, this vagabond existence, this uprooted way, I can go home, climb back into my old life, pick up where I … Continue reading

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The Path

I am now a third of the way through my nine-month sojourn. Lately, there are days when I just want to come home. I miss my kids. I miss my friends. I am tired and I miss what is familiar. … Continue reading

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Leaving Las Cruces

(Sunday 3/19) The sun comes up over the mountains here in Las Cruces, but I haven’t seen it yet. I’ve slept well and felt no urgency to crawl past the dogs to view its rising. We take our time in the … Continue reading

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Your Wild and Precious Life

A quick note (or a shameless plea, depending on how you see it) before today’s post. Some of you know, some of you don’t, that I am not just taking this journey but also writing a memoir about it as … Continue reading

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The Hesitation Waltz

Now comes the time of faltering. Of lost momentum. Old fears and insecurities creep in. This is the Dance of Doubt as I wonder: am I really up to this journey? My rational mind tells me my current stage of questioning is … Continue reading

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