Today shows on most calendars as the winter solstice, and that makes me smile. In my neck of the woods … er … cove in the boro, it’s just another workday. But at many times in as many places, it’s been a BIG day. For me, the winter solstice conveys more hope. So here’s a question . . . do you prefer the winter solstice or
the summer? Summer solstygians or
winter ones? It fits that these red-thirsty ones hang out at a LIGHT ship in the dark season. Unrelated, see some great lightship fotos from Oyster Bay at the end of this post.
Summer solsisters ashore from the sea or
happy solstice! From today, daylight starts lengthening again.
All fotos by Will Van Dorp.