Be joyful even though you have considered all the facts...practice resurrection. -Wendell Berry

Sunday, November 1, 2009

dia de los muertos

photo taken by Hannah last November
while she was studying in Mexico
(shared with her permission)

as the veil lifts between the worlds of the living and the dead,
may you have strong, dear memories
 of those you have loved and lost.


  1. thank you, Karen. Sounds like this was a holiday your father loved very much, so i imagine it's doubly poignant for you.

  2. Lovely. You might like this post:

  3. Someday I would love to experience Dia de los Muertos in Mexico...this photo of the candles and the marigolds are so very rich

  4. tahnks, paula.

    m., what a great link!

    and stephanie, i enjoyed exploring your blog...fabulous!

  5. this is so, so, beautiful karen. beautiful photo and words. thank you so much for sharing.

  6. Very nice Karen. I think it's great that so many people can get together and share in this experience. Thanks for sharing.

  7. I just discovered Stephanie Hilvitz's blog and all the links to Dia de Los Muertos posts!
    The photo is so perfect!
    Have a great hair day! Becci

  8. what a fabulous photo - so beautiful.