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Kerstin Hanson
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Still walking; figuratively
I haven’t put a post here for a long while.  I have been writing notes and wanting to place my reflections somewhere... it feels like my internal journey is as much of a camino as my actual camino was and I’ll continue here.... March 5/6 2018 Reflection I w...
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memories and momentum
Joy at the Cathedral; Arriving in Santiago de Compostela, Spain June 29, 2014 I sat this past weekend surrounded by love.  Some of my dear friends as well as my husband and mom were gathered on my deck and I decided that I wanted to share my compostelas (ce...
memories and momentum
memories and momentum
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engaging vs ego
I was with friends the other night; some I know well and see often, others that I know less and see occasionally.  One of the women was asking me about my pilgrimage and we talked about solitude and communal living, blisters and beauty, etc., and then atten...
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sifting & shifting
I wrote several weeks ago about processing my camino experiences.  The internal discovery parallels the external discovery; as one meets special, deliberate, committed people they, in turn, move the internal cogs of understanding the mystical and magical fo...
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the power of tears
I don't cry often.  Even when there is an understandable, compelling reason for tears.  Be it from fear, beauty, grief, gratitude - my emotional responses to being alive were tangible and evident as I walked.  I often wondered about this after my frequently...
the power of tears
the power of tears
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processing
I didn't know if I would want to blog or not during the course of walking  hiking across Spain.  Turns out that I didn't; want to or do it.  Since I've been back I've felt a little gnawing pressure for my small handful of followers to blog. here. and say so...
processing
processing
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scattered but ready
Tonight I find myself looking back over my day - full of making sure I have life's details worked out as an individual, a wife, and a parent (I'm leaving for my solo/1st camino in 5 days time) and I'm feeling so scattered!  It's not 'like' me to feel like t...
scattered but ready
scattered but ready
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invisibility is underrated
A physically beautiful person, a lovely sunrise or sunset, a magnificent piece of art, amazing architecture, the allure of fresh flowers, a peacock that is gloriously a-courting..... I am grateful for so many things that capture my attention and heighten my...
invisibility is underrated
invisibility is underrated
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checkmate
Maybe this happens all of the time and I'm just not as aware of it some of the time - the universal dance of synchronicity.  It's cool.  I've planned for months and months for the trip that is a scant 16 days away as of this writing, and recently I've secre...
checkmate
checkmate
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