Fingers of sunrise pried between a gap in the trees and poked through the window above the door to paint shadows on the adjacent wall. This happens only when the Sun is at its northernmost part of its travels through the seasons. Already it has begun its southerly retreat towards its winter residence, and inContinue reading “Summer Sunrise Surprise”
During a recent morning walk, the weather gods stirred the sky with evocative cloud images. At first it looked like the wing of a giant bird stretched upwards from the horizon. However, as I pondered longer, an eagle’s head began to appear on the lower left. Perhaps it is both wing and eagle combined inContinue reading “On the Wings of Eagles”
Remembering our days at sea.
I don’t really recall whether this photo, taken a few years ago, was at sunrise or sunset. But it doesn’t matter. My wish today is that your sun may rise with bright opportunities and set full of fond memories that will never fade.
Yes, the days are getting longer though it might not seem like it. The Sun actually begins to set later in mid December even though shortest day occurs around December 21/22. In contrast, the sun continues rise later until early January when, at last, it begins to come up earlier. These few minutes are hardlyContinue reading “Longer Days”