The de-lights of winter solstice

Winter Solstice lights

Winter Solstice lights

Winter Solstice lights

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Even though I grew up celebrating Christmas, I am now more comfortable acknowledging the winter solstice, since it is the time that’s carved out by nature, not manmade (with their agendas).

For millennia, people have lit bonfires and then lights in order to celebrate the coming of light and the unbreakable cycle of nature. Symbolically for me, the Solstice is the time of hope–the proverbial light at the end of the tunnel, the happier times that come after the sad ones.  Continue reading »