Tag Archives: the Sun

The Moon

According to the last count, Saturn has 83 moons to lead all of the Solar System’s Planets in sheer numbers of natural satellites. Jupiter comes in a close second with 79, Uranus and Neptune have 27 and 14 to round … Continue reading

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First Light

Each day I awaken well before dawn. After the preparations to begin my active hours, I visually survey the outdoors: on mild days, from the front steps–on stormy days, from the front window. Most mild early mornings my feline friend, … Continue reading

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The End

I stared at the calendar last night and reflected on how quickly this year is passing.  Here we are well into the last month of 2014.  Before many of us are ready for it, the end of the year will … Continue reading

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