Like the snow, the Christmas dross is melting…

December 18th, 2011 by Tonya

I love to go for late night walks around my local neighbourhood at this time of year. Simple semis are transformed into magical fairy castles, with sparkling lights adorning every tree. Tonight was particularly magical though, for me. I notice a different quality in the way people are decorating their houses this year Read More...

A little light on 2012

December 17th, 2011 by Tonya

I made my Christmas cards this year. They started off in the angelic realms with sketches and cutouts of cherubims and seraphims, but then came gradually down to earth with (more…)

The universe speaks in symbols

December 15th, 2011 by Tonya

It's not a unique thought: poets, mystics and philosophers throughout Earth's history have read meaning into symbols that appeared to them in day-to-day life. I however am constantly amazed by the way life speaks to me, even comforts me through symbols. Like today, for instance. I was travelling by train and, reflecting on aspects of my life at the time, found myself in an unusually fearful space Read More...