Pilgrimmage to Gatbawi

Top of the ‘Must-See’ list in Daegu is a hike up the rocky cliff of Gwanbong Peak in Palgongsan to see Gatbawi, a 13ft tall stone statue of Buddha that has a flat rock (‘bawi’) on its head that looks like a traditional Korean hat (‘gat’).  Legend says that the statue grants one wish to […]

Vortexes, Pizza and Beer

Sedona, AZ – I sat on the cool red rock, double shot latte in hand, and waited for the heat of the sun – and the coffee for that matter – to bring some warmth into my body.  It had been months since I last allowed myself a mental hiatus from work and my ever […]