The Alhambra Palace

Everyone has their personal story about the Alhambra; I do not know anyone who has not been affected by it in one way or another. I visit this palace as part of my Andalus pilgrimage and my last visit was with a group pf writers I organized a retreat for in May 2022. The retreat [...]

Cervantes and Islam

Everyone with some interest in Spain knows about Don Quixote. The world laughs at him as a foolish figure of locura (silliness) but like many things in Spain, there is more to what meets the eyes. Cervantes, although called the writer of the first Western novel, was also a figure we all need to observe [...]