Journal Portrait: Frozen Winter

by Bonnie Tate

Frozen Winter, Journal Portrait by Bonnie Jones

Into the Frozen Winter

“Into the frozen winter, darkness, stillness, ebb. Dec. 18 – my last chemo. Dec. 21 – the darkest day. Then bit by bit the light returns.”

A new journal portrait to follow this one and this one. The author wrote this towards the end of her cancer treatment. She reflected on how her illness seemed to correspond to the changing seasons. For a larger version, click on the image.