#36.1, Thurs., Sept. 1, 2022

Historical setting: 589 C.E. Toward the Monastery of the Holy Cross          We ride in silence for some hours, I, on a familiar road, Ana, always in wonder of the new places.  It’s been a few generations for me, and some deaths since I attuned myself to the patterns of woman. As the pure paleContinue reading “#36.1, Thurs., Sept. 1, 2022”

Post #23.9, Thursday, August 19, 2021

Historical setting: 584 C.E. Ligugè          Brother August is telling me about the double monastery now called the Abby of the Holy Cross.          August explains, “While I was in the infirmary some of the nuns assigned to patient care were always whispering among themselves about how they were mistreated by the strict rule ofContinue reading “Post #23.9, Thursday, August 19, 2021”