Once you enter the Monastery you notice your blood pressure drops and your serenity reaches levels you did not know were possible.
You cannot have light without dark, life without death (something the Americans insist they can have!) dry without wet, ying without yang, and so on.
I am confident, hopeful that the world is slowly becoming a better place
When we love, we do know what we are doing! Love, if it is actually love, is always a highly conscious act. We do evil when we slip into unconsciousness.
During the walk Eulogio referred repeatedly to feelings I had that needed answers to, he hit the spot on the need and importance of a “higher presence” in our lives – subtly connecting this need to the beauty around us.
There are a few things to keep in mind when packing for the Camino: