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Space is so Iconic: Adobe Illustrator

For my Visual Media class, I created four icons using Adobe Illustrator. This was honestly a really fun assignment. Our icons were supposed to be part of a set, but each icon had to have a single, clear message. 395 more words


Morning Sky Medicine Friends

Morning Sky Medicine Friends

You metropolitan folks

will really have to use

your imagination

for this one

since modernity

has stolen the stars

from your eyes… 263 more words

Wednesday Words on the Wild: Draco

The first star made me feel less afraid. It came out low in the sky and it was in front of me, toward the east. Other stars began to appear all around, but it was this one I kept my gaze upon.

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“Big Dipper Over Fort Stewart”

“The Big Dipper wheels on its bowl. In years hence it will have stopped looking like a saucepan and will resemble a sugar scoop as the earth continues to wobble and the dipper’s seven stars speed in different directions.”  285 more words


Bank Holiday Fun!

Hello my lovelies! The August Bank Holiday has passed, we’re gearing up for shorter days and cooler evenings. I’ve still got a fair few weeks until I’m back at Warwick Uni for my final year, but that’s not stopping the graft. 951 more words


Star Gazing at Pond Mountain Inn

Intrigued by the clarity of the night sky and the absence of any artificial light we joined the Dorset Astronomy Club. Our first question, like many others, is “what can I see through a $200 telescope?” The short answer – a lot! 354 more words

Pond Mountain Inn

Ursa Major

Who was the one to petrify your hunched-back frame, ambling in polar defeat and so effortlessly recognized?

He came cloaked and lusting for sworn purity when my vigilance lapsed. 185 more words