The Importance of Light

"When you drink water, remember the source." - Chinese proverb Everything has a source, even words. The Latin roots behind "light" are LUC, LUM, LUN, and LUS. Think about these words: eLUCidate: to make clear; explain ilLUMinate: to light up; brighten LUNambulism: sleepwalking induced by the moon LUSter: gloss; glaze There is something magical about sparkling lights, particularly at Christmastime. I've experienced several walks through lit-up expanses. Every time, the glowing … [Read more...]