The Shining Moon

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The moon above Waikoloa (February 2015, Katie Putz)

Don’t tell me the moon is shining; show me the glint of light on broken glass.

-Anton Chekhov

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One Small Step

3338063459_bccd8e581b_o45 years ago, Apollo 11 landed on the moon. Neil Armstrong & Buzz Aldrin walked on the surface while 500 million people watched on television back on Earth.

The closest I’ve been to the moon is the summit of Mauna Kea on a clear January┬ánight. And what a sight.

Mauna Kea, Hawaii | January 2009