Winter Solstice: “Let There Be Light!”




It was a Nepalese greeting.

It meant: The light within me bows to the light within you.”


Jennifer Donnelly





“Find the light. Reach for it.

Live for it. Pull yourself up by it.

Gratitude always makes for straighter, taller trees.”


Al  Young




“It may be that you are not yourself luminous,

but that you are a conductor of light.

Some people without possessing genius

have a remarkable power of stimulating it.”


Arthur Conan Doyle




“Gardens are made of darkness and light entwined.”


F.T. McKinstry




Photos by Woodland Gnome 2016




“May every sunrise hold more promise

and every sunset hold more peace…”


Umair Siddiqui




Merry Yule!

Happy Solstice! 

And the Blessings of Yalda to you and yours!


About woodlandgnome

Lifelong teacher and gardener.

2 responses to “Winter Solstice: “Let There Be Light!”

  1. May the light be with you!

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