Archive for the 'Mexico' Category

Día de los Muertos!

Wednesday, November 2, 2011
Cross and gravesite

Day of the Dead, Día de los Muertos, All Souls’ Day… Several years ago I had the fortune to be in central Mexico right before Días de los Muertos, which is celebrated on November 1 (All Saints’ Day), when the souls of children are honored and November 2 (All Souls’ Day), when the adults are […]

Happy Halloween!

Wednesday, October 27, 2010

And Feliz Día de los Muertos! This image was taken in Mexico a few years ago, right before Day of the Dead (Nov. 1).

And There Was Light…

Thursday, May 27, 2010

I just finished reading an extraordinary book, “And There Was Light: Autobiography of Jacques Lusseyan, Blind Hero of the French Resistance.” Jacques, who lost his sight at age eight, was a visionary, and his book is amazing on so many levels. Jacques did not believe he was handicapped. In fact, he writes so eloquently about […]