The Harvest Moon is seen rising in the sky above the domes of the Smolny Cathedral in St. Petersburg, Russia on Sept. 8, 2014, marking the third and final “supermoon” of 2014. The phenomenon, which scientists call a “perigee moon,” occurs when the moon is near the horizon and appears larger and brighter than other full moons.
The Most Westerly Rocks of Land’s End, Cornwall, 1879, William Trost Richards
Country road in autumn, 1878, Zygmunt Sidorowicz (Polish, 1846–1881).
Chester, The Cross, Looking Towards Watergate Street, watercolor by Louise Rayner, British, 1832-1924. Last at auction.
Rayner exhibited through the Royal Watercolor Society and the Royal Society of British Artists.
I’m Crazy is a short story by J.D. Salinger featuring Holden Caulfield, a teenager on the cusp of college and the standard life-trajectory but with an inchoate yearning for something different. It was published in the December 22, 1945 issue of Collier’s magazine.