The Emerging Light

Pink Sunset in Water

Easter is derived from the word east --- where the sun rises to begin each day. It is celebrated as transforming death. In ancient Egypt, when someone died they wested, as in the sunset. What comes to mind when you think of Easter? Colorful spring flowers, everlasting life, love? As plants emerge and people venture …

Come Together

I've just returned from a smooth jazz festival in Cancun.  Based on the line-up, I knew the music would be excellent but I hadn't counted on it raining every day.   This could have ruined a beach vacation but instead restored my hope in humankind. Moving the outdoor stage indoors due to the rain created extremely …