Moment of Worship

A moment of worship, Pune, India

The broken frame,
Beyond this life,
A silent prayer,
The bridge to beyond.

Along the frame,
The timber strong,
A peaceful moment,
Despair begone.

A reflection deep,
Echoed within,
Worshipped silence,
A moment gone

 

Poetry © Mira Sophia Chrysostomou

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Western Australia, Day 1 – Geraldton

29 May 2016

This was not my first visit to Australia, but it was my first time to Western Australia, and my first opportunity to visit the Australian site for the low-frequency telescope of the Square Kilometre Array (SKA). Travel the long distance from Europe to Perth (via Singapore), check into the hotel and then try to sleep it all off. The next day, a quick flight up WA’s Coral Coast to the small town of Geraldton, where the SKA’s operations centre will likely be based.

Not wanting to succumb to the jet-lag too soon, we decided to get out for a bite to eat and a stroll along the beach front. Of course, I took my camera with me.

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