There’s something wrong with
how we do winter, making it
the busiest time of year. Our calendar
Is all wrong. Yes, the sun
on the solstice,
but that just means
we should be rolling over in our sleep
and waiting for
Here’s a blog post I wrote a decade ago about Yule.
To set the stage for this, you need to know that Walhydra is a writer’s alter-ego of mine, a grouchy old crone who is forever annoyed to have been reincarnated as a 60-something gay male would-be…
Modern Friends are sometimes challenged by the early Quaker tradition of eschewing religious and secular holidays.
We live in a sacred tension.
Our faith and practice call us to attend to the Divine, not to be distracted by outward forms of worship or of the larger culture in which we…