Tag: Solstice

Shining Light on Winter’s Darkest Day

Shining Light on Winter’s Darkest Day

Winter Solstice: Let there be light. (Photo: Frank Charron) In the Pacific Northwest, light is a cherish commodity, a gift where gray skies are the norm and drizzle our daily condiment. When winter solstice nears, Island pagans everywhere light up knowing the next day will […]

How the Grinch Stole Solstice, Almost

How the Grinch Stole Solstice, Almost

Boz is quick to point out that chest-high grass is no dog’s friend. Rain or no rain, it’s time to mow. If weather was a game of rock- paper-scissors, I’d have to say clouds trump sun in our neck of the woods, just as paper covers rock. […]