Solstice!
June 21, 2002
Glad Solstice

Why do European-based cultures pay so little attention to this important way-station in Earth's annual journey, yet so much to the darker wintry version? Is it part of the agrarian / hunter-gatherer dichotomy? Any comparative anthropologists, professional or amateur, are welcome to comment.

The painting, by the way, is by Wah-pah-nah-ya, whose whiteman name I forget.....

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