Category Archives: moon

Bright Moon Wandering – New Poetry Book

I have a new book of poetry – Bright Moon WanderingI would be very happy if you took a look and gave me your thoughts!

Posted in Birds, blogging, books, Dogs, earth, ecology, humor, moon, moose, music, Nature, planets, Poems, politics, solar system, wilderness, wolves, Yellowstone | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 9 Comments

January Planetary Quintets

Quintet in Moon Rising Jupiter, Saturn, Venus and Mars cavort early morning with fading stars play with moon rising a bright quintet her part’s the biggest, most brilliant yet First among equals, she anchors the arc, modulates phase in the … Continue reading

Posted in moon, music, Nature, planets, Poems, solar system | Tagged , , , , , | 6 Comments

Convergence

Here is my best photograph of Venus, Mars, and the setting crescent moon from the evening of February 20. Yesterday the 21st was a huge snowstorm, so nothing was visible. My camera settings admitted too much light, so here is … Continue reading

Posted in moon, planets, solar system | Tagged , , , | 6 Comments

Mars and Venus Conjoin

This is not about: “She’s from Venus; he’s from … an alternate universe?” This is about two real planets in conjunction. Public domain images courtesy of Jay Hilgert Named after Roman gods who, at least in theory, controlled the solar … Continue reading

Posted in earth, moon, planets, solar system | Tagged , , , , , | 6 Comments

Grand Tetons and Yellowstone in Late Spring

(late Monica, too) Some photos from our spring trip:

Posted in Grand Tetons, moon, national parks, Yellowstone | Tagged , , , , | 6 Comments