Category Archives: travel

Travel writing in strange and difficult times

Everyone’s world has turned upside down in the last two weeks. Nothing is the same. We’re all dealing with the impact of COVID-19 in different ways. I stopped writing my blog posts about our trip to New Zealand. I was torn about what I should do. My plan for 2020 had been to transition from…

Traveling in 2020-Sue and Judie’s epic adventure

It all started one morning in April 2019 when I opened an email from my sister Judie. “Let’s do something crazy…come to New Zealand with me!” it said. My initial reaction was “I can’t possibly do that. It’s too far, too expensive, and I’ve got too much going on in the rest of my life.” But suddenly,…