Lunar Eclipse Dec 2010 – Faith and Beauty

There seems something magical about this eclipse falling at midwinter. The Winter Solstice takes place as the Sun slips into Capricorn marking the return of light. In Christian mythology, Christ  is ‘the light’ and he is the son [sun]. We adorn trees with sparkling lights, mirroring sunlight falling on the earth which will bring forth

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Memory Eclipsed

I still have a clear memory of the first time I discovered what an eclipse was. I was five years old and sat on the windowsill of my bedroom window. I still recall the vivid purple paint in that room. 38 years and many miles away later, my bedroom is still vivid purple – some

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