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"I put my heart and my soul into my work, and have lost my mind in the process."
There's a new novel out by one of my favourite British humourists, Sue Townsend (of the Diaries of Adrian Mole fame). It's called 'The Woman who Went to Bed for a Year'.
The central character is married to an astronomer so it's got lots of geeky, astronomical references in it. Funny, funny book. She has that rare talent of being simultaneously poetic and brutally bleak.
Sorry, I just thought this thread, maybe due to its cosmic significance, was sadly lacking in tangents.
On April 22nd, at the peak of the Lyrid meteor shower, a fireball with attendant sonic boom was seen and heard over a big swath of the western US. It might not have been associated with the shower, but it was a beaut.
I checked for showers after accidentally glimpsing what was probably a moderately bright but ordinary (quick) meteor out the window. Later I stepped outside with Google Sky on the Droid but forgot to set it to aim automatically, so fell back on tracing out prominent stars in the chilly haze. Dipper... Arcturus... Lyra would be down there in the trees. Of course. Only one fairly dim probable Lyrid blipped past before I got too cold (not to mention not wanting to encounter whatever animal I frightened behind the sheds when I came outdoors, which was still shuffling around). Most Lyrids aren't particularly spectacular.
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