January 6, 2014: 3:30pm 1/6/13

One year ago this afternoon, many lives changed in ways that are still unfolding.

For one, more than is comprehensible to the imagination.

Never had I witnessed such a meditative reflex. A calm, blinding lightness embodied that belongs to a world beyond this beyond.

Pure miracle in the making.

The hero adventure begins with someone from whom something has been taken, or who feels there is something lacking in the normal experience available or permitted to the members of society. The person then takes off on a series of adventures beyond the ordinary, either to recover what has been lost or to discover some life-giving elixir.” - Joseph Campbell