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Among the Stars or Here on Earth

photo ~ Big Dipper over Whistler BC Canada ~ by Lady Wolf Felicia

They come out at night
Many have tried to count
From left to right… 206 more words

Poet In The Woods

USPS Star Calendar for 19-25 October

19 Oct    Two fist-widths below Jupiter, the moon rises 4 hours before the sun and is 20 percent illuminated.

20 Oct    Before first light, the… 119 more words


Two haiku - spring -

Big Dipper:  Amanogawa
Across the dark skies
The enormous question mark
Searches for the truth.

Dark leaves on the ground
Feel the thrust of one snowdrop.
Spring stirs in her sleep.



“And he brought forth his people with joy, and his chosen with gladness:”
Psalm 105:43 KJV 74 more words


Days 17-18: Montana

Hello from Montana! I made it into Montana 2 days ago and have been busy exploring these beautiful mountains and forests since. While the state of Wyoming likes to call itself “forever west”, Montana IS the real deal west. 332 more words

Western U.S. Tour 2014

Night Light

As I was driving home from covering high school football, I wanted to find a place along the highway to stop and photograph the lightning that was in the sky about 50 miles north of where I was, adding streaking lights from vehicles. 34 more words


I can see the little dipper pretty clearly in my area. A book I have read about astrology says that normally for the author he could only see the little dipper on darks night but it looks like I’m far enough north to see the Little Dipper clearly every night. 40 more words