Winter Solstice

The Shortest Day And so the Shortest Day came and the year died And everywhere down the centuries of the snow-white world Came people singing, dancing, To drive the dark away. They lighted candles in the winter trees; They hung their homes with evergreen; They burned beseeching fires all night long To keep the year … More Winter Solstice

Winter Solstice

Enjoy the last day of autumn everyone. ย Tonight (or maybe last night) was the longest night of the year. ย Tonight at 10:48 p.m. CST winter begins. ย Personally I like the cozy feeling of long shadows and early evenings of this time of year, but I also like that it will gradually become spring again too. … More Winter Solstice