Tag Archives: depression

The post-holiday low

As heart warming as Christmas can be, the days after can leave the heart low and empty for many. The season leading up to Christmas invites us to be attentive for the advent of some new manifestation of the divine mystery in the coming of light. The season after Christmas invites us, perhaps even urges […]

Surviving Bedlam

Few things come to such a sudden stop as Christmas, at least in our culture. On December 26, the first Christmas trees appear on the curbs, and the last Christmas music disappears from the radio. Retailers can hardly wait to clear away the season’s displays as they remake themselves into a marketing Mecca for the […]