What the Psychic Told the Pilgrim

In this wickedly funny account, Jane Christmas describes her pilgrimage along Spain’s infamous Camino de Santiago de Compostela in celebration of her fiftieth birthday.“This...

Incontinent on the Continent My Mother, Her Walker, and Our Grand Tour of Italy

In this travelogue of self-discovery, Jane Christmas brings her wickedly irreverent style to a new mother-daughter experience. Since the beginning of time, mothers and daughters...

And Then There Were Nuns Adventures in a Cloistered Life

Jane Christmas takes a decidedly unconventional journey to find out whether she is, as she puts it, "nun material". This is no carefree adventure. The call toward a religious...

The Pelee Project One Woman's Escape from Urban Madness

Back in 2000, Jane Christmas was, like millions of others, an exhausted single working mother with a punishing agenda of work, domestic, and parenting duties. Weekdays were an...