And, as we look forward to gift-giving, here’s a second seasonal haiku to end our Advent series (I couldn’t resist it). Thanks for reading along, I hope you’ve had as much pleasure as I had in putting it together.
four in the morning it begins with hooves on the roof
Alan Summers Presence 74, 2022
Best wishes to all readers and their families for a safe and peaceful 2023.
As a special treat today, there are two images. The one above shows Northern Hemisphere mistletoe berries that people may kiss under at Christmas time, and the one below shows a New Zealand native mistletoe that flowers around Christmas.