Rubí donkey writes a seasonal blogue post about celebrating the traditional Boxing Day with a family argument “What are the derangements for Boxing Day?” I asked. Morris was just emerging up the slope from Level 2 after checking that there was no food left over from Christmas Day. We were waiting for the Peasant to … More The Elephant in the Stable
Donkeys in Santa hats is a Christmas tradition here (since 2011 on the old brotherlapin site) and I wish all the readers of this blog a happy Christmas. For those of you who followed the blog last year during the very difficult times with Aitana, you will be happy to know she is very well … More Happy Christmas
When I walked the Camino during this current extended Holy Year 2021 – 2022, I gained another Compostelana and added to an experience begun in 1965, walking as a 14-year old with the OJE (the Catholic youth group of those days). It seemed as if the experience had come full-circle. Was there any need to … More The end of Compostela Holy Year 2021-2022
I left Am@zon about three years ago – on the principle that I pay taxes and so should billionaire Jeff Bezos! – and I give my custom to local bookshops instead. I have recently closed my Tw@tter account and permanently deleted it. The Mastodon platform is a pleasant environment and it is astonishing that it … More I didn’t expect the Camino Inquisition
Rubí donkey writes her Tuesday blogue: Sometimes the Peasant is chaotic, and sometimes we donkeys are chaotic, and when peasants and donkeys are both chaotic, what quickly develops is… well, chaos. The multiple layers of carrot-chaos are truly amazing. That’s all. A short blogue post but it’s all in the video.