December 2016

Of Twinkling Lights and Silver Bells

I love Christmas! All the sights and sounds and fragrances and activities of the season fill my heart with delight, even on the darkest days. It’s just before dawn, my very favorite time of day. The living room is quiet, illuminated only by lights twinkling on the mantle and Christmas tree. Logs I just added to last night’s embers are actually cooperating, adding their crackling warmth. And I’m so grateful for this time. I know there’s pain and suffering and sorrow all around—we certainly have…

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