To all of you and your families and loved ones.
I saw this post below on a blog site that was new to me. It was just called Lady Fi. It simply reached out to me in the most beautiful and peaceful manner and seemed like the perfect re-posting (with LadyFi’s permission) for today: December 25th.
Can’t add anything more to who LadyFi is other than what she writes on her About page.
So, you want to know who I am? Well, you’ll get a pretty good idea from reading my blog. But, in brief:
A Brit living in Sweden since 1996. Came here as a so-called love immigrant.
Have got two small kids and good supply of ear plugs.
Husband is like a third child and the dog is like the fourth.
Blessed with an ironic sense of humour.
Scriptwriter, textbook writer and translator (Swedish into English).
Here’s that post.
Paws for thought
13 December is Lucia – one of my favourite times of year.
Lucia is all about children dressed in white and carrying candles
To symbolize hope and light in the darkness.
It blazed with light and colour,
So that dogs (and people) seemed small and humble
Under the huge lilac sky;
Canopy of snow – leading the eye
To that glorious sky of hope.
(I believe these pictures came from the Skywatch site.)
Trusting that for all of us your Christmas period and the whole year to follow offer endless visions of such stillness, peace and beauty.