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All-American Girl

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On my last day of work before my trip one of my colleagues stopped by the office to chat and wish me well.  “How long are you going for?” he asked. “A month,”… Continue reading

Hope Lingers

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We were brainstorming about Hope today and I wonder where my own hope comes from.  As a child I was not raised to practice a religion, no prayers before bed or candles to… Continue reading

Pilgrim’s Progress

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In between the first two of what feels like dozens of hills during our walking tour of Armagh, the tour guide pauses in front of the tiny Armagh Library.  Going inside is like… Continue reading

Packing List and Travel Info

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I just realized that this weekend is my last opportunity to do any serious shopping for things I need in Armagh.  I’ve heard from lots of people that it is a particularly rainy… Continue reading