THE TEARING SOUNDS (July 7 - August 10, 2020) Astro-photo-poem (cosmopoem) by Andrei Dorian Gheorghe During the pandemic summer of 2020 I remarked two kinds of sounds tearing the city of Bucharest: the bells of the churches and the alarms of the ambulances. In those days I saw such a bell even in the historical centre and such an ambulance right behind my block. So sometimes I watch the sky and I envy the Sun, Jupiter and the Moon because they cannot hear the earthly sounds of bells and ambulances. Comments You need JavaScript to be able to post comments...

BUCHAREST'S POST PALACE Astro-photo-poem (cosmopoem) by Andrei Dorian Gheorghe The Post Palace in Bucharest (now Romania's National Museum of History) was built in 1894-1900 by architect Alexandru Savulescu and his team, and has two identical cupolas at the upper edges, which are usually ignored by pedestrians, too eager to solve material challenges. I personally noticed that their design includes the Sun on top and its beams flowing to the orbit of the Earth, which is reproduced in four copies suggesting the four major points in its motion of revolution. And perhaps the idea that the future postmen will expand their...

A MORNING DIALOGUE WITH VENUS (Bucharest, August 5, 2020) Astro-photo-poem (cosmopoem) by Andrei Dorian Gheorghe “I always kneel to your brightness, incomparable queen of the morning!” “You are so pathetic,” Venus replied to me, “wait and see the sunrise, flatterer!” Comments You need JavaScript to be able to post comments You need to be logged in to leave a comment Click Here to Login

A SOLAR MOMENT (Bucharest, August 7, 2020) Astro-photo-poem (cosmopoem) by Andrei Dorian Gheorghe The Saint Nicolae )Vladica) Church was founded in the 1770s at the foot of the Patriarchy Hill and, for technical reasons, it served as the national cathedral in the 1980s. Solar motifs on the Saint Nicolae Church attracting the Sun Comments You need JavaScript to be able to post comments You need to be logged in to leave a comment Click Here to Login

SEQUENCES OF SARM'S PERSEID EVENT 2020 Astro-photo-poem (cosmopoem) by Valentin Grigore People, sunsets, Perseid meteors among the stars, the Moon… and the sunrise - when we go to sleep and the sheep go to graze… Comments You need JavaScript to be able to post comments You need to be logged in to leave a comment Click Here to Login