Annunciation

Slice of Life 2019: Day 25 Today is the Feast of Annunciation in the Orthodox church. It is celebrated on this day that the angel Gabriel told Mary that she would conceive and bare a son named Jesus. Orthodox Christians all over the world celebrate this day by eating fish! Tonight, we ate a big … More Annunciation

Agendas

Slice of Life 2019: Day 24 This is a depressing post about human nature and agendas. Dictionary.com defines agenda as a list, plan, outline or the like, of things to be done. Right now I’ve got an agenda of things that need completing before spring break: finish the laundry find a pet sitter get the … More Agendas

Fiddle Heads!

Slice of Life 2019: Day 19 Fiddle Heads! Hidden beneath brown leaves they push up as little sheathes. Soft, orange, and hairy — At first they look scary. Like a fresh born baby before its bath, or a drunk at his draught. A closer look at the tender shoot, as it erupts from its mother’s … More Fiddle Heads!