A visual journal

Winter Solstice

burial-chamber

Ancient burial mound.

To-day was grey, no sunrise, no sunset, with darkness arriving early, it is the shortest day …. or longest night.

It is no surprise that our ancestors feared that the sun had gone – never to return.

But return it will – and we celebrate.

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4 responses

  1. Racquel

    What a interesting photo today Karen. The stories that ancient piece of ground could tell us.

    December 21, 2008 at 8:01 pm

  2. Dobby

    Goergeous shot in a wonderful location.

    December 21, 2008 at 11:10 pm

  3. What a magical place! Its a true wonder, how they placed that giant slab.

    December 22, 2008 at 2:31 am

  4. Your photography is breath-takingly beautiful! Jan

    December 22, 2008 at 4:18 am

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