ritual Archive

What I know about tradition

I am not all that fond of tradition. It can be used as an excuse for all sorts of things. A reason, so it seems, to keep on doing something that perhaps is


  I take comfort in ritual. It soothes, calms, the peaceful knowing of well rehearsed movement through space. I am a tea drinker. Red kettle, lid on, gas lit, waiting for the whistle. Long


I have read a few blogs on ritual and comfort this week, like Jane’s and Melissa’s and it got me thinking about my own. Wellbeing has been playing on my mind lately, as can