Monthly Archives: February 2011

Wales: Castles and Glowworms

We descended a dark gloomy winding stairway not knowing where it would lead us, and found at the bottom the dungeon, a dark gruesome place, enough to make me shiver & remember with doublefold horror all the tales of cruelty … Continue reading

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My great grandmother writes about Wales

1892   Wed. May 11th Left N.Y. at 15 minutes past four and slowly steamed up to the Narrows, waving our handkerchiefs frantically to the folks on Prop #15 until we could see them no longer, when we turned our attention … Continue reading

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Fire, water, and ancestors

Notes from Glenn Leisching’s course on Dagara spirituality: Ancestors are a reflection to us of who we are – we are the residue of what they left behind. They know what they left behind, left undone, and are desperate to … Continue reading

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