25 December 2010

Winter Solstice Chant

Vines, leaves, roots of darkness, growing,
now you are uncurled and cover our eyes
with the edge of winter sky
leaning over us in icy stars.
Vines, leaves, roots of darkness, growing,
come with your seasons, your fullness, your end.

Annie Finch


sophiemunns said...

wishing you a lovely festive season Virginia ...and abundant blessings in 2011!
warmest greetings,

virginia said...

thank you, and happy new year to you, as well!

i love all the images you are featuring - yours, and those from your guest artists.

"Before you can blame an individual for their choices, you have to make sure they have the same choices as everyone else."

Bix , the fanatic cook.