Iona: Dream Realized in a Thin Place

I’ve dreamt about going to Iona. It’s known as a thin place, where heaven and earth meet, where people focus on unity and peace. Also, the birthplace of the Book of Kells which has fascinated me for years. It is a pilgrimage to get there from where we live: two long plane rides, bus shuttle, train, ferry, bus, and ferry. “Iona” Photograph Valerie Sjodin© Fuschia bushes were in abundance on Iona, even outside our hotel “Iona” Photograph Valerie Sjodin© Here is the view outside our room: “Iona” Photograph Valerie Sjodin© We walked during the day and evening to the Abbey:… Read More