Journeys 3

 

“It’s not where you go, it’s who you travel with.”

There is a lovely old Irish tale of a King who decides which of his two sons is worthy of inheriting his crown, by setting them a task.

And the task?

Make a long road short!

How can one do such a thing?

By….

telling a story, […]

2015-07-08T15:22:51+00:00September 23rd, 2014|0 Comments

Journeys 2

 

“Not All Those Who Wander Are Lost.”

In our “purpose driven” culture, it is sometimes hard to remember, as Tolkein’s words tell us, that wandering can often be the best part of any journey.  Interesting too, if we think of our life as a journey, that the word wander and wonder are only a […]

2015-07-08T11:49:05+00:00September 16th, 2014|0 Comments

Journeys – 1

 

 

This month’s read aloud is called, THE TWO TRAVELERS by Christopher Manson.  It is the delightful tale of two unlikely travel companions from two very different countries and backgrounds, who have to make a long journey together.  In the course of their journey, they make discoveries about […]

2017-08-28T11:20:54+00:00September 8th, 2014|0 Comments

Two Travelers

Two Travelers

Read by Kathleen Pelley

twotravelersTwo Travelers Isaac, an emissary for Charlemagne is sent to Baghdad to bring tidings of peace to the Caliph. The Caliph accepts with the return offering of Abulabaz the elephant. Isaac must now find his way back to France–with the elephant. Together […]

2017-08-28T11:20:54+00:00September 1st, 2014|0 Comments