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Anatomy of a Page...or Two

Today I want to walk through how I progressed from an idea to a finished page, in my graphic novel, Camino Real.

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Camino De Santiago

You all take the low road - I'll take the high road

So there are two main ways out of Villafranca – the road way (boring) and the over the mountain way. The  night before I left I decided to stay in my own room rather than in an albergue and left early for the mountain. 152 more words

Camino Frances

Birthday in Burgos

As most of you know, last week was my birthday – probably the only birthday I will ever have in Europe! The day started out pretty wonderfully as I opened my email to find a flood of happy birthday emails from my favorite people back home. 964 more words

Humble pie and other desserts

April 26, 2015 When you speak only one language fluently, sharing a meal with a smorgasbord of, mostly, Europeans is a little like being a prospector – you dig a lot of holes before you strike even a glimmer of gold. 251 more words

Day Seven

Our stay at the albergue last night was wonderful. Foot bath with Epsom salt was available and soothed our weary feet. Dinner was at 7:30 pm and two long tables were filled with pilgrims, ready to feast! 369 more words


Conclusion: Home

A very lazy morning and then a relaxing bus ride through yet another storm to Santander where my ferry home was to depart from.

If it wasn’t for the scenery and language, I would have sworn I was in a large town in England due to the town layout and abundance of English pubs. 678 more words


Day Six

Today is a picture day!

Obanos Churchtower and cross.

Poppies growing wild. Stopping at a cafe in Puente la Reina. Bridge outside of Puenta la Reina. 163 more words