Posts Tagged ‘Travel’

Into the Presence of Still Water

Into the Presence of Still Water

Two months before I moved to Austin, I stopped through the city on my way back to Massachusetts from California. I took a small room at the Hotel San Jose on South Congress, where I drank cold beer on the patio, stuck daisies in my hair and listened to Toni Price sing her heart out […]


A new way of seeing things

A new way of seeing things

“One’s destination is never a place, but a new way of seeing things.”  – Henry Miller When I was 23, I was in love with a young man who was in love with the open road. When I looked at him, I fell under the intoxicating spell of his wide grin and the wonder in […]