This book will launch on Mar 12, 2021.
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Could you leave everything you know behind?
If you have ever felt trapped by the grind of work and the monotony of life, then read "A Quest for St. James." Let Tommy reawaken your love for creativity and beauty with this recreation of his own Camino Pilgrimage.
In this 40-day adventure, shadow Tommy Ray on his transformation from a young man with a career to a pilgrim with ideals along the Camino de Santiago. Tommy will plant the seeds of faith and hope in you with his blending of prose and poetic imagery. From scenic vistas, peaceful prayers to sleepless albergue nights you will experience the highs and lows of the Camino de Santiago.
As the alarm sounded, I craved to sleep longer. Perhaps, with more time on the pillow, clarity would surface. Last night, with only an ivory sheet shrouding my body, beads of perspiration enveloped me forcing constant tossing, and turning, clutching the sheet while I pondered, reflected, and speculated. I marveled at what trekking the Camino de Santiago would actually be like. Am I capable to do it? Or foolish thinking of such a concept? All night long the mind raced from one image to another. The internal battle of “Go for it!” versus “You’re crazy!” clashed. It battled until the blackness relinquished into various shades of gray, until dawn.
I recall when I arrived at work that day. I quietly and sluggishly changed into my scrubs with brief good mornings to the surgical team. The decision weighing heavily on me. Throughout the morning cases on Wednesday, I remained low key. I dropped an instrument during one case as my mind drifted away for a second.
After a few back-to-back surgical procedures, I located Dr. Palm Harbor sitting in the lounge area. I walked over, about to ask to speak with him privately when. . .
Tommy Ray became an author to create value and inspiration to the world. He desires all to leave their mark, do not take this life for granted, as well as never give up on your dreams. Through a creative voice, he desires to illuminate a path for all proving anything is possible through action.