Oh Hi, Ohio

It had been a while, Ohio.  Seven years, in fact. Long enough ago that I still didn't own a smartphone that time; how I managed to find my way in the era of printed-out directions is somewhat of a miracle.  (Have I mentioned that I'm directionally challenged?) But that time I had a co-pilot, a … Continue reading Oh Hi, Ohio

An Ode (of sorts) to Saint Christopher

From my limited understanding, Saint Christopher is a popular saint among travelers (among many others).  I've heard stories of travelers carrying Saint Christopher medallions or placing small statuettes on the dashboard as protection on a journey.  I've never been particularly religious - we went to Midnight Mass a few times.  But I've given this Saint Christopher … Continue reading An Ode (of sorts) to Saint Christopher