OF WINTER SOLSTICE
"I Chose This Life"
Oil and egg tempra on canvas, 2011
Artist: Liba Waring Stambollion
[Used with permission]
We welcome light from out of the dark and bless the dark for her power to bring forth such beauty. Light will bring forth yet still more light, but only dark, out of darkness, births the first spark.
- Kathleen Jenks
"Winter Solstice: A Paean To The Pregnant Darkness"
by Dr. Judith Rich, 16 December 2008
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Page written and designed:
12:18am, 21 December - 23 December 2011
Minor revisions made the following year, 24 December 2012.
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