Astro Word of the Day: Mars Retrograde.
Mars just turned retrograde and will be moving backwards until mid November. Fires are raging in California, demonstrations in many cities and a very tense election is ahead of us. This is the time to take things easy and count to ten before you react to anything. Take care.
I got up early this morning to see the Moon next to Venus, but it was either so cloudy or smokey that I couldn't see them.