Winter Solstice Greetings!
From the shortest day of the year to later and later twilights,
May your lengthening days be filled with increasing
health, happiness, humor, peace and riches of all kinds.
Winter time was the Star of Bethlehem in Pennsylvania, with candles in every window, huge snowdrifts blocking our front door, wood fires in our little Limeport home, and sleigh rides on the hill. It was time for small gatherings with remarkable friends and family and the annual 10 mile Christmas Peace Pilgrimmage from Nazareth to Bethlehem. We welcomed the beginning of winter with piano, recorders, flutes, violins, and song. Today
The winter solstice is like magical twilight, when the yellow haze of day turns to pink, blue, and then moonrise.
I know many of you have been faced with seeming unbearable losses and challenges, and I trust that the cool blue twilight of winter will give us quiet time to center and prepare for all of our upcoming changes and unfolding.