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November 2017 Planets!

All pictures are taken in the Middle of this Month, Let us start off with the evening skies.

When we mean evening, we mean like 6:30 PM (5:30 PM when daylight savings time ends!). 386 more words


I Like Bright Things. Do You?

Upcoming Meteor Showers You’re Going To Want To See

The Orionid meteor shower originates from Halley’s Comet. It begins on October 2 and runs until November 7, but the best time to watch is when it peaks on the night of… 365 more words

Fall Back

Feel the chill in the air?

How can one tell it’s the changing of the season? Just look at all the Christmas decorations filling the shelves at your favorite department store. 654 more words

Science Fiction

If There Were Such Things As Galaxies

A Tumblr post once told me that galaxies reside within my body.

It was one of those 3 AM nights filled with inexplicable loneliness and okay, maybe…hunger. 412 more words


Catch a Falling Star

Every August we are treated to a spectacular light show here at Patchwork Farm with the annual occurrence of the Perseid meteor shower.

“The Perseid meteor shower, one of the brighter meteor showers of the year, occurs every year between July 17 and August 24. 295 more words

August 14 Meteors

The peak may be passed but the Perseids were still producing healthy numbers on the night of the 14th. Since this night was the clearest of the past few, my system actually detected more meteors tonight than the two nights bracketing the peak. 112 more words


Room to Breathe and Love

  With prevailing uneasiness and despair in my heart, I tried to remember to breathe, which is hard to do when we are witnessing increasing malevolence and ill-will through the vile actions of bigots and racists. 696 more words