The wet cold bites my bones. I draw my deep red shawl tightly across my shoulders.
October to January is Makahiki season according to Hawai’in culture. A time when there was a taboo on warfare and people participated in religious and sports festivities.
Imagine saying “no” to warfare! If it could be done for an entire season, why not an entire year? Is this a legacy that could be brought to life once again?
Can we all begin to make this the season of our own peace by refraining from harm in our own interactions?
The Seasons Go Round and Round
Writing this monthly review is like watching the seasons of my life pass by.