Tag Archives: light pollution

Seeing Stars

Seeing Stars To see the stars it must be dark ─ dark as a wilderness where no-one lives pitch dark as on a mountain top at midnight. or as under an olden-days photographer’s cape. Nowadays it’s hard to see the … Continue reading

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Napowrimo Day 3 … Seeing Stars

To look at the stars in all their glowing glory darkness  is needed And if you don’t believe me, look at the effect of a single floodlight on the night sky:   This one is the Napo prompt for Day … Continue reading

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Avarice, a Deadly Sin

http://margoroby.wordpress.com/ asks us to write a list poem based on what we’ve learned from watching TV.  I hadn’t seen TV for a week, but I read the Daily Telegraph on line, and on the TV news this morning the lead stories are … Continue reading

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