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jet trails of jupiter

we looked skywardtoward the great conjunctionwaited for day to fadeso we could see as our blue veil dimmedwe spied the pairthis dynamic duoof great gas giants an airplane flew byknitting peach and pinkjet trails in our vapor this celestial paintingmade … Continue reading

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learning to listen

disaster artist paintsscary pictures of doomtaints the beauty of every bloomsucks the air out of the room disaster jockey pivotson the tail of a dimeteflon coated slimeslips in crime after crime hoofbeats spewing divotscheap shots brewed in tallowcheep shots riddled … Continue reading

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Happy Solstice

Happy Solstice! Two hours from now, at 2015-06-21 T 16:39 Z (UTC), 2457195.19375 JD, we and our lovely spinning home shall be at a solstice point. Stand still (or sit, lay, et cetera) and take a moment to give thanks … Continue reading

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Solstice 2457013

Happy Solstice Day! At 23:03 UTC / 16:03 MST / 2457013.460 JD our glorious spinning home’s position in her orbit, and we with her, shall be at one of those beautiful geometric cusps that from our perspective we reckon as … Continue reading

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solstice cheer

oh dear stella children of the polarises children of alpha ursae minoris children of sigma octantis we drift upon the waves forget our slow precession my mind’s on this procession the fallout of our tilted ways antagonist of our jilted … Continue reading

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solar high tide

as you and i ride this solar high tide strong sun presides on northern topside leaning toward fireside ample heat provides sizzling soles cried upon searing sidewalk fried peaked solstice pride now sun shall subside receding solar tide away shall … Continue reading

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Happy Solstice!

Happy Solstice! Happy transit of Venus (for Cassini and Saturnites; ours was back in June)! And… the moment so many have been waiting for: Happy Mayan Long Count 13.0.0.0.0! May the fourteenth b’ak’tun treat you well! I hope that the … Continue reading

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