Ramadan Diaries

Ramadan Diaries

Ramadan Diaries 2021 Personal Reflections on Days 1-14 The holy month of Ramadan started on the eve of Monday April 12, 2021. Some Muslims observed the first day of Ramadan on Tuesday and some on Wednesday. Why the discrepancy? Ramadan follows the Islamic lunar calendar. The advent of a new moon means the beginning of…

In Search of Solitude

In Search of Solitude

In Search of Solitude (with 3 kids)   But your solitude will be a support and a home for you, even in the midst of very unfamiliar circumstances, and from it you will find all your paths. ― Rainer Maria Rilke, Letters to a Young Poet I recently read the highly-acclaimed Letters to a Young Poet and…

Let there be Light

Let there be Light

Let there be Light Reflections on Amanda Gorman From insurrection to inauguration, America has made it to the other side. What a relief and collective exhale to have an uneventful transfer of power. No matter what side of politics you fall on, you have to admit the day of the inauguration was a star studded…