Happy Yule! Hope In The Dark For Brighter Days Ahead


The time of the Winter Solstice is the time of the longest nights of the year. Darkness triumphs - and yet, gives way and changes into light. The breath of nature is suspended. I wait while within the earth, in the cold darkness, the sprouts of spring are transforming into the infant regrowth to come. …

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The Itty Bitty Boomer Turns 61 … And Talks About The Broom Closet


It happened this week ... I turned 61.  I don't know why, but it sounds harsher than turning 60.  What's up with that? Though I have to say I find it amusing.  It's been a delicious week, I must say.  Spent last weekend in Vancouver, Washington with dear friends I haven't seen in a couple …

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