from Bad Astronomy "...Pete’s images of the sky are amazing; check them out at digitalsky.org, and you can keep up with him on Twitter. He also sent me this shot he took in 2009 showing the Moon in three different phases; you must click it to see it full size. It’s pretty impressive." Astronomy Pete, Bad Astronomy, Discovermagazin Com, Astronomy Resources, Discover Magazines, Zoomabl Pictures, Astronomy Cosmology Spaces, Petelawr Moon, The Moon
Turn your head slightly to the right and a woman in prayer comes into sight. For upon this summer eve, one is not above or below, merely comforted by the still of the night, all is peaceful, no strife. Alone and serene, glory unfolds. Hush!
“We need to find God, and he cannot be found in noise and restlessness. God is the friend of silence. See how nature - trees, flowers, grass- grows in silence; see the stars, the moon and the sun, how they move in silence... We need silence to be able to touch souls.”-Mother Teresa
Tonight, just as the sun sets and the moon rises, let's take a walk in the crisp, still air. Let's listen to the crunch of the snow under warm boots and feel the kiss of the cool air on cheeks and noses. It's a good night to burrow deep under toasty blankets or soft, deep snow.