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Category Archives: Astrology
“The Christians stole the winter solstice from the pagans, and capitalism stole it from the Christians.” – George Monbiot Cycles. Thousands of years ago we humans lived in sync with the seasons. We were astute observers of the heavens. In … Continue reading
The Gods of Change by Howard Sasportas “Your pain is but the breaking of the shell that encloses your understanding.” – Kahlil Gibran This book is about pain, crisis and the transits of Uranus, Neptune and Pluto. – the outer … Continue reading
“The only real valuable thing is intuition.” – Albert Einstein The planet Mercury has gotten rather famous in recent times. It seems a whole lot of people know the term “Mercury retrograde” and they believe it means something ominous. So, … Continue reading
“She used to tell me that a full moon was when mysterious things happen and wishes come true.” – Shannon A. Thompson The Moon cycles every month from New Moon to First Quarter Moon to Full Moon to Last Quarter … Continue reading
I recently came across this excellent article by Alexandra Karacostas concerning what astrology is. Enjoy! What is astrology? Frequently I am asked if I “believe” in astrology and if I think we have “free will.” Or if we are “predestined.” … Continue reading
In pagan times people celebrated the path of the Sun from high in the sky and warm to low in the sky and cool – the seasons. In this way they honored the growth cycle of crops – planting, tending, … Continue reading
“As above, so below, as within, so without, as the universe, so the soul…” – Hermes Trismegistus Hermes Trismegistus is believed to be a fusion of the Greek god Hermes and the Egyptian god Thoth. Both are associated with wisdom, … Continue reading
The planets’ cycles coincide with our natural human cycles. When we reach our teenage years we naturally begin to formulate our own beliefs and ideas about life – the beginning of becoming independent thinkers. Some of us rebel against our … Continue reading
On March 8, 2016 we will have a Solar Eclipse in the sign of Pisces. There was a time when all of us would have understood the significance of eclipses and the nuances associated with each sign. I offer the … Continue reading