Tag Archives: Winter

The shortest day

“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; … Continue reading

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Time for comfort

“Winter is the time for comfort, for good food and warmth, for the touch of a friendly hand and for a talk beside the fire: it is the time for home.” ~ Edith Sitwell

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Hope in the darkness

“Sun sinks below the horizon Darkness envelopes all life in my view Each night the darkness comes sooner Each morning the sun arises anew This season, winter, brings darkness It seems to engulf the light of my soul Sometimes the … Continue reading

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Friday morning music

“All Nature seems at work. Slugs leave their lair— The bees are stirring—birds are on the wing— And Winter slumbering in the open air, Wears on his smiling face a dream of Spring! And I the while, the sole unbusy … Continue reading

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