Friday, November 27, 2015
I have developed the practice over the last few years of posting daily to this blog during Advent. Christmas and I have a love-hate relationship. I love its spiritual meaning but struggle with the stresses of finishing up the semester and a sense of darkness around that underlies all the glitz. Shopping gives me a palpable emotion of hopelessness, that we are trying to fill a void with holiday trappings but the void gets bigger the more we try and with every passing year. I realize some of that is the lack of sunshine and childhood memories and the materialism.
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