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Newfoundland Vignette 2 – A Sacred Sunday Summer Solstice

Still in Woody Point in Gros Morne National Park, I awoke on Summer Solstice morn to a still sleeping village.  My house mates had already dressed and made their way to the… 166 more words


A lovely Summer tradition of the French countryside

On or around the date of the Summer Solstice, every year, in the French countryside, villagers light up a big fire in a field and dance around it until the last flame has gone. 273 more words



Glass moon sliver dangles on a thread
above the hill we climbed.
These summer evenings
the light burns orange,
then is still.

I am in good company. 153 more words


Summer Solstice Dawn Swim

After my last swim event at Milarrochy Bay, I realised that I just had to get in and swim some more to adapt to the Scottish conditions. 416 more words

Endings & beginnings … and everything in between

Aaand there’s more. I think this post will just be an attempt to recap this summer so far.

We celebrated the summer solstice with a bunch of friends (old ones and new ones) at our house. 638 more words


and Manhattanhenge happened -

Once a year the sun sets perfectly between buildings on 23rd-34th Street (and others on the West side) and here in NYC we call it ‘ 47 more words

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