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Eclipse 2017- Local Sounds & Scenes Add to the Spectacles of the Cosmos

Eclipse 2017- Local Sounds & Scenes Add to the Spectacles of the Cosmos

The build-up to the great eclipse of 2017 had me rolling my Gen-X eyes in cynicism. I expected clouds. What I got was a most memorable afternoon filled with the sights and sounds of my little pocket of the city. It was a grand spectacle. Here's a recount of some of the things that caught my ear as well as my eye on August 21st, 2017.

Near and (Sort of) Afar - by: Monica Groth-Farrar

Near and (Sort of) Afar - by: Monica Groth-Farrar

A guest post from Monica Groth-Farrar highlighting the joys of city living. Monica is a talented writer and St. Louis City resident. She is the debut author of the hilarious and delightful novel: "The Big Let Go".

Oh yeah, Monica is also my sister and the person responsible for tipping my trajectory to the west toward St. Louis and single-handedly turned me on to countless records and political & social views that changed my life.