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Solstice New Year

Solstice New Year
Except for the point, the still point, there would be no dance, and there is only dance. ~ T.S. Eliot Solstice greetings! For the Northern Hemisphere, the December solstice marks the start of astronomical winter. This is the longest night and shortest day of the year. In  the Southern Hemisphere, it’s the start of summer,... Read more »

Winter Solstice

Winter Solstice
Solstice greetings, gentle readers. The solstice on December 21 marks the shortest day in the Northern Hemisphere, and the beginning of what we call astronomical winter. It also means the longest day in the Southern Hemisphere, and summer  in Antarctica! The solstice occurs at the same time  for everyone, everywhere on Earth. For those of... Read more »