Tag Archives: Moon

The Black Cat And The Strawberry Moon

Before I got the news about Dad, a ‘Strawberry Moon‘ appeared in our June skies. So-called as it marks the beginning of strawberry season, this full moon was a rare occurrence because it coincided with Summer Solstice on June 21st, … Continue reading

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Girl With The Summertime Smile

Girl with the Summertime Smile You came to me, wrapped up in love, on a too-hot summer’s day As you took in every life-drop falling from the sky, Then  seeking  quiet refuge in the still of your shut-tight eyes. Oh … Continue reading

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My Kind of Crazy – A Bad Moon Rising But I Love You Rafa!

I blame it on the moon.  This ‘Supermoon’ which has recently graced us with its presence.  According to the BBC website, this so-called ‘Supermoon’ ‘occurs when the Moon reaches its closest point to earth, and is known as a perigree … Continue reading

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