Through the Autumn Mist…

Whilst we were out walking today by the Six Mile Water in Antrim, the mist was thick and atmospheric; it reminded me of a wonderful Celtic meditation from Carmina Gadelica that I often turn to when struggling with depression:

As the rain hides the stars,

As the autumn mist hides the hills,

As the clouds veil the blue of the sky,

So the dark happenings of my lot

Hide the shining of your face from me.

Yet, if I may hold your hand in the darkness,

It is enough, since I know that,

Though I may stumble in my going,

You do not fall.

On the banks of the Six Mile Water in Antrim today......

2 thoughts on “Through the Autumn Mist…

  1. Love the Celtic meditation. Really find the photo powerful and thought provoking. Thank you Scott. — Brother Craig Robert

  2. Simply want to say your article is as astonishing. The clearness to your submit is simply nice
    and i could suppose you are an expert on this subject.
    Well together with your permission allow me to grab your RSS
    feed to keep up to date with impending post. Thanks one million and please carry on the rewarding work.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s