Monthly Archives: December 2012

Dickens and The Way

The Solstice Cometh. The December holidays–Hanukkah, Christmas, Kwanzaa–all share the symbol of light.  It is the time of the winter solstice, when the Sun promises longer days–the reborn year.  Light is perhaps the paramount symbol. It holds the promise of … Continue reading

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Rite Away

I’m thinking about the fact of my 65th birthday, which is today, and also of the disappearance of writing, that is, the composition of text as put to paper. My age enters into this topic because, as a “baby boomer,” … Continue reading

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