Category Archives: Fool’s Odyssey

Fool’s Odyssey 22

To read Fool’s Odyssey from the beginning, click here. Chapter Six: Bread Upon the Water (Continued) Previously: A failure in his brief lives of materialism, sensualism, and idealism, The Fool found no new lives to pursue. ↔ The next day I bought … Continue reading

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Fool’s Odyssey 21

To read Fool’s Odyssey from the beginning, click here. Chapter Six: Bread Upon the Water Previously: Disenchanted with his life of radical idealism in Barcelona, The Fool resumed his wanderings.  (Note: This post is dedicated to the memory of all who … Continue reading

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Fool’s Odyssey 19

To read Fool’s Odyssey from the beginning, click here. Chapter Five: My Life of Radical Idealism in Barcelona (Continued) Previously: The Fool fell in with beautiful Caterina and her Marxist friends. ↔ Another night— I have it in my diary; it … Continue reading

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Fool’s Odyssey 18

To read Fool’s Odyssey from the beginning, click here. Chapter Five: My Life of Radical Idealism in Barcelona (Continued) Previously: Caterina introduced The Fool to her friends, “a jolly mess of Marxism.” ↔ That first evening in Barcelona was almost mystical, … Continue reading

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Fool’s Odyssey 17

To read Fool’s Odyssey from the beginning, click here. Chapter Five: My Life of Radical Idealism in Barcelona (Continued) Previously: The Fool arrived in Barcelona in search of the meaning of life. Or a girl. ↔ The next day I had lunch with Caterína, the … Continue reading

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Fool’s Odyssey 16

To read Fool’s Odyssey from the beginning, click here. Chapter Four: Wanderings in the Wilderness (Continued) Previously: The Fool boarded a bus for Barcelona. ↔ The bus relieved itself in Gerona and let out my friend Daniel, then ceased its journey … Continue reading

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Fool’s Odyssey 14

To read Fool’s Odyssey from the beginning, click here. Chapter Four: Wanderings in the Wilderness Previously: Disenchanted with sensualism, the Fool sought a different life. Again. ↔ I finally found someone to share all the fun I wasn’t having. It … Continue reading

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Fool’s Odyssey 13

To read Fool’s Odyssey from the beginning, click here. Chapter Three: My Life of Decadent Sensualism in Paris (Continued) Previously: The Fool’s life of joyful hedonism stood him up. ↔ The waiter brought chicken and the drippy frites, and then some more wine, … Continue reading

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Fool’s Odyssey 12

To read Fool’s Odyssey from the beginning, click here. Chapter Three: My Life of Decadent Sensualism in Paris (Continued) Previously: After fantasizing about a beautiful stranger, the Fool arrived in Paris–alone. ↔ The train was all done. It was like a … Continue reading

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The Wishing Map Ends

Episodes of The Wishing Map have concluded.  It has been my joy to share this adventure with you!  (“Re-runs” will continue on Wishing Wednesdays). To read the final post of The Wishing Map, click here. To read The Wishing Map from the beginning, … Continue reading

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