Here in Lago de Atitlán, Guatemala, where I lived for most of 2007 and where am staying for the month of February 2012, Valentine’s Day is called El Dia de los Cariños–The Day of the Tendernesses, or Caresses, or Love. … Continue reading
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Tagged ceremony, children, Dia de los Cariños, flash essay, Guatemala, photography, prayer, Valentine's Day, water ceremony
I have just emerged from an intense four-day retreat with one of my spiritual communities and am now going through the tender process of reintegration. Blogging will resume next week.
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These snowtrees were my companions, my protectors and my teachers during what for me was a very important winter, in 2007-08. I had just spent most of a year living among ex-patriats and native Kachiquel Mayans in a village on … Continue reading
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