I write about the surprises of daily life and intersections of aging and spirituality. 

— Sharon Johnson

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Santa Lucia Day, December 13


In dark December the eldest Swedish daughterDresses in white, lights the candles,Glides from room to room with coffee,Cardamom buns, the lilting songAn old tradition from an old countryCandles lighting dark.But the story, reduced... Read More

Watching the sun set


It was a clear, warm November day, so I headed to the Oregon coast on a spur-of-the moment jaunt.  I have to remind myself, periodically, that the Pacific Ocean is only two hours... Read More