|Source: Museum of Fine Art, Boston|
I pray that you are well, navigating the darkness with courage and cheer, getting the rest you've earned, and time for the introspection that awakens inner wisdom.
If you're looking for ways to celebrate, here are some simple ideas: 8 Winter Solstice Traditions
If you're seeking revelations read this CBC 2018 Winter Solstice Horoscope.
Recognizing that this is a challenging time of year, to say the least, know that if you're grieving, there is help. For a supportive yoga practice, contact Sandy: Yoga for Grief Support
And if you would like some uplifting music for the longest night of the year here is a short YouTube playlist to get you started:
Yule (Winter Solstice) Song
Wyrd Sisters - Solstice Carole
Ravens - Solstice Carole
Ring Out Solstice Bells - Jethro Tull
Mary Chapin Carpenter - The Longest Night of the Year
Tomorrow, the light begins its slow return. Until then:
Go merry met, my gentle friends, let nothing you dismay The bright Son of our Lady comes birthing with the day To free us all from winter's grasp and mind us all of May Oh tidings of comfort and joy... Source