Among the many karmic debts I’m currently paying off as a teacher is one regarding the winter solstice.
Thanksgiving is the neglected stepchild of the holiday season. No sooner do stores discount the Halloween candy, then Christmas sales begin.
Despite the importance of the individual vote in our democracy, shirking that responsibility isn’t penalized. Try that with jury duty, however, and you could be the one on trial.
There are few days on the calendar where we welcome the confrontation with our biggest fears, much less reward them.