Meteor Watch Day, celebrating the breathtaking wonders of the night sky, from celestial bodies to the dust of the heavens, and especially the cheeky stray hunks of space rock that make their way into our atmosphere, only to become burning streaks across the darkened welkin (what an amazing word – it just means sky, but it sounds so much more swish).
Rich is a copywriter and social media manager who loves writing about random things in his spare time. Between weekly posts for Days of the Year, he can be found on his blog, Facebook, Twitter, Google+ and Instagram. He also writes short stories within 140 characters on his @tinyweefiction channel. If you see him in the street, make sure to wave (he's 6'4" with glasses, a beard and rockabilly hair - can't miss him).