Sunday, 28 October 2012

Darkening changes


This coming wednesday is Samhein.  Which I think is the beginning of the celtic new year.  

So a good time to take stock and do a bit of soul searching.  As we move into the cold.  The dark.  With the clocks going back today, tonight will come early.  Will I rebel & rail against it as I often do.  Or shall I make this year a different experience.  After yesterdays sunshine, today is a grey day.  Pale grey, with a sky almost low enough to touch.  How can I make this day of change work smoothly for me and mine?  
Like yesterday, I think some outside time is the best option.  Nurturing food.  Warm soup.  Porridge.  Lighting the fire and sitting together around it.  An early night.  

Its a crazy plan but it might just work!

3 comments:

  1. Thank you for visiting me! I'm soooo with you on this post. I struggle, but am always optimistic that I'll somehow manage to identify with other people who declare this one of their favourite times of year, and embrace the season. Hard though!

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  2. No! Such a good idea. Get cosy and think of toast. And toasty socks and toasty jumpers and mugs of something hot and chocolate. Enjoy it, Ax

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  3. Thank you petal, I really appreciate your lovely comments. I haven't heard if it'll actually get on the radio but I'm so chuffed that they are even considering it that anything else will be just a bonus! jx

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