Yes, the spark of Venus now definitively burns through the low pre-dawn sky,
. . . his stedfast shade
Sleeps on his luminous ring Continue reading “Still as while Saturn whirls”
For Venus, this year falls into two acts, and August 15 is the date that divides them. Continue reading “Assumption Day”
A changing pattern made by two or three celestial bodies that move past each other at angles or in curves can be quite complex; what about four?
Though Venus was at its greatest eastern elongation Continue reading “Venus reminder”
Yes, I was away during the best planetary conjunction of the year.
Tomorrow evening, Venus will be at the peak of her Continue reading “Soft and Multiple Climax”
Over the next several evenings you can see Continue reading “Moving into line”
The Moon reappears and climbs past four planets.
Venus and Mercury are at their northernmost points – and, by chance, almost simultaneously.