Tag Archives: Solstice

Midsummer Love!

Today, in the Northern Hemisphere, we’ve reached the point at which the Sun is the furthest North it will travel in our sky. After another day or so of apparent stillness (the word Solstice means still sun), and then we will observe it traveling further and further south until we reach Midwinter, and come back […]

Midwinter Morning

This morning we climbed up the Northern hills of our valley to welcome back the Sun… We got to watch the sun peek over the ridge line into a clear blue sky, a welcome sight after weeks of haze and little sunshine. As the sky grew lighter, and the dawn’s rosy glow swept across the […]

Moving Through Midsummer

“Daylight always follows night, darkness takes its turn with light, Dark is where all dreams begin, As around the sun we spin. Daylight always follows night, darkness takes its turn with light, Sing joy to Summer’s longest day, As the sun goes on its way.” – Diane Baker, Circle Round So we’ve passed through Midsummer […]