December 2015 Update

Solstice greetings 2013

I love the winter festival season. It makes me smile to see religious and cultural traditions from around the world come together around the shortest, darkest day of the year and celebrate light and hope. I reminds me that no matter what kind of ugliness I see in the headlines, collectively we will rise above. However you celebrate–may the dark days of your winter be lit by hope.

Soon we’ll slip into winter (with apologies to my Southern Hemisphere friends) and into perfectly cozy reading days. Here are just a few favorite books from last year’s reading list: