Today I write to you from my hotel room in Colorado Springs, CO.

Journey highlights:

Day 1:
  • Exceptionally fired up praise for my last Sunday morning at PUMP.
  • Tearful goodbyes from and to all my friends there.
  • A beautiful ride through the Columbia River Gorge as rain clouds, mist, and sun rolled through.
  • Brisket sandwiches for dinner, compliments of Karla Lowery.
  • Listening to The Magician's Nephew and the first half of The Lion, the Witch, and the Wardrobe.

Day 2:
  • Extreme wind all the way through Wyoming.
  • Quick visit to Walmart in Rock Springs.
  • The second half of LWW and The Horse and His Boy.
  • Surprisingly "low" gas prices.
  • Arriving in Colorado Springs.

Day 3:
  • Breakfast with Ryan and Steve before they left for Arlington.
  • Unloading and getting rid of the U-haul trailer.
  • Driving around the Springs looking at apartments, etc.
  • Dinner at an old Train Depot.
More later....