Monthly Archives: December 2018

Beautiful New Year

Originally posted on Tavi's Corner:
Photo by Aida Matei, used by permission.? “White flowers sing at the gate of the heart. Whoever has lived divine love will understand me and will be happy for my happiness. (…) ?Man is…

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“What Christmas is all about”

I am taken aback by the multitude of people who want to tell you “what Christmas is all about.” Here’s my experience: person after person is asking you whether you are ready for Christmas, assuming, then, that we have a … Continue reading

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Are you ready for Christmas?

I have heard this question numerous times now for the past three weeks or so : when I go to the bank, when an acquaintance wants to make small talk, or when there is really nothing else to say. Regardless … Continue reading

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Have you prepared your boots?

Originally posted on Tavi's Corner:
The eve of St. Nicholas. For Romanian children and probably for children coming from other traditions as well, this means that they have to prepare their boots and place them at the window. St.…

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