A Reflection

An unfinished crochet project.
An unfinished crochet project.
Photo Credit: Pixabay

Imagine making little crochet hats

no one ever wears,

to only finish them halfway

before moving on to a potholder

because it’s easier.

Inspired by Josie Elbiry’s Wild.


Snow in woods with sun shining
Snow in woods with sun shining
Photo Credit: Pixabay

In literature, an epiphany is considered to be a sudden revelation, which gives a person a new understanding or “enlightenment.” The word has significance in both the religious and secular worlds.

On January 6th, the “Day of Epiphany” or “Christian feast of the Epiphany” will commemorate three manifestations of Jesus Christ. This celebration dates back as early as the second century A.D., and will be observed throughout much of the world.

The first instance of the Epiphany was when the baby Jesus appeared in the manger — with the Wise Men (Magi) journeying to Bethlehem bearing gifts. …

John Hansen

John’s work has appeared in The Summerset Review, The Pluralist, and The Philological Review. He is English Faculty at Mohave Community College in Arizona.

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