"In a dark time, the eye begins to see." -- Theodore Roethke
"I feel like there is nothing left to look forward to." My 19-year-old daughter is sitting across the table from me, her eyes heavy with dread. She's been struggling, like all of us, with the existential purgatory we find ourselves wading through. The not knowing of when this will end, or how, or what we as a culture, a country, a community will be when it does.