Category Archives: Planets and signs

The Virgo Litterbox

On Labor Day, I stopped at the pet store to get some cat litter. It’s America, stores are open almost all holidays so why not? I followed a dog into the store that was much happier to be there than … Continue reading

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Good Planet, Bad Planet

Over a hearty but greasy breakfast, a friend and I discussed our Jupiter returns (in Cancer, surprise) and that it wasn’t quite what we expected. With Jupiter, you expect some mighty fine stuff to happen. Jupiter, my friends, is the … Continue reading

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Looking Competition in the Eye

If you were the only person on this planet, would you be tall or short? Beautiful or ugly? Without the “other,” many of your qualities would disappear in the void of reflection. In The Cosmic Serpent, a book about DNA-like … Continue reading

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High on Neptune in Pisces

The current discussions about legalizing marijuana might end sooner if we could all just get honest. Let’s admit to each other and ourselves: We all like to get high in some way. Ok, not all of us. Statistically we can … Continue reading

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Jupiter in Leo

Originally posted on Ohio Astrology:
Have you paid attention to Jupiter lately? Jupiter, my friends, is our Greek God Zeus renamed for Roman palates and he demands attention. For the last year he has been raining and mud sliding his…

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Art, Education and Astrology

A friend posted this article on Facebook about art in education. The premise of the article is that the lack of emphasis on arts education: …came about in a frame of increased emphasis on test scores and utility—the market economy … Continue reading

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Mercury Retrograde – Manipulated Perception

Mercury retrograde (apparent backward motion) signifies difficulty in communication from misdirected communication to missed communication. Like a letter lost in the mail (or in today’s mode, stuck in a spam filter), you may not know about it for a while. … Continue reading

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Distracted Humanity

According to this Psychology Today article, the earliest images of meditation from the Indus Valley date to 3500 BC to 5000 BC. That means 7,000 years ago individuals felt the need to remove themselves from the distractions of daily life. … Continue reading

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The Gemini Hero Twins

This issue of American Archaeology has a fascinating story titled The Hero Twins in the Mimbres Region. Accompanying the story are images of the Hero Twins story from painted bowls found in the region. The twins in astrology are the sign … Continue reading

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A Story of Peace and Harmony

Have you read a novel lately where all the characters were happy, cooperative and entirely at peace? Why would you? A novel like that would be, well, boring. A novel of that sort wouldn’t be a novel. A novel of … Continue reading

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