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Cat's Morning Bits for March 23, 2018

Cat’s Morning Bits for March 23, 2018

Good Morning, grab a cup of your favorite morning brew and start things off with “Today’s Inspirations”. I hope you find something here that will make you feel good or help you on your path today. 938 more words

Cat's Morning Bits

The Big Dipper

At night have you ever look up in the sky? If you have you’ll see millions, even billions of stars. If you connect 7 stars in a certain order you’ve just created the Big Dipper. 197 more words


The Big Dipper

I lie awake on the terrace, late at night

Staring at the splendid starry sky

And all I could watch, as hours pass by

Is the Big Dipper of seven lights. 295 more words

My Poems

Ursa Major

The Big Dipper, which is an asterism of the Ursa Major constellation, dominates Alaska’s winter sky. So much so, that the ‘Dipper’ is prominently displayed on the state’s flag.


Follow the Drinking Gourd

“Follow the Drinking Gourd” is an American folk song first published in 1928. The Drinking Gourd is another name for the Big Dipper asterism. Folklore has it that fugitive slaves in the United States used it as a point of reference so they would not get lost… 744 more words