as it happens

i enjoy sleeping (at night) far too much to make a practice of this sort of thing. waking up in time for sunrise, okay. habitually staying up all night before it happens... nah

photograph of the milky way and perseid meteor showers, including the andromeda galaxy

The 2023 Perseid meteor shower, seen here with the milky way as a backdrop along with the andromeda galaxy, peaked on or about August 12th and 13th.