Monthly Archives: October 2012


3 nights with Bob and Gracie Ekblad at Mt Vernon, Washington State has been refreshing and enlivening. Their love and hospitality so gratefully received. One of the organisations they lead, Tierra Nueva, provides love and support to the marginalised, especially … Continue reading

Aside | Posted on by | Tagged , , , | 1 Comment


It seems there is a kindness and gentle politeness in inner Portland that I have not encountered elsewhere in any city. Here a sign on a dry cleaning shop right between where many homeless live and the reasonably affluent Pearl … Continue reading

Posted in Journey | Tagged , , | 4 Comments