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About ohioastrology

I'm just another soul trying to make sense of the world. As I've grown, so has my understanding of astrology. I'd like to communicate that astrology is not occult and not fortune-telling but that it is a fluid, creative description of the life we choose to live.

I ♥ Uranus

Traditional indications of deceased ancestors communicating to us in the living world include flickering lights, creaking floorboards, “pennies from heaven,” and movement of objects. But not all ancestors are traditional. It’s possible some use the more obvious method of T-shirt … Continue reading

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A Crack in the Veil of Communication: Mars & Mercury in Virgo

Just as there are many branches of science or religion, there are many branches of astrology. The daily write-up in the newspaper – if the write-ups and newspapers still exist – is personal natal astrology generalized for a solar chart. … Continue reading

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Gods in the Age of Aquarius

Last year a friend had to explain to me the “Bill Gates” thing as I called it. The world’s first (or one of the first) Nerds-that-Took-Over-the-World, the college (Harvard mind you) dropout, the renegade garage-programmer was now being vilified. He … Continue reading

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The Loss of Corporate Culture

If, dear readers, you want to know Ohio, I recommend that you drive the whole of I-71 from Cleveland to Cincinnati (or Cincinnati to Cleveland), a north-south axis. This is a cross-section of Ohio. I-70 which is the east-west route … Continue reading

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Smelling Rats in the 21st Century

Chatting with an airport stranger about the current pandemic, he like others believes he had it prior to its “official” arrival in the United States. Humans like beginnings, middles and endings so illness, too, must have a birthdate. But many, … Continue reading

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Shirley MacLaine’s Enlightening Life

In a bit of spiritual synchronicity, a few days ago I wondered what Shirley MacLaine was up to. Then, browsing through my antenna TV channels the next day, I stopped at the Dick Cavett Show and one of his guests … Continue reading

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Jupiter’s Return to Aquarius:  July 28

OHA hopes you are enjoying your Jupiter-in-Pisces, I mean, summer (or southern hemisphere winter). After a year of restricted activity it’s so nice to do . . . anything! As my hairdresser said when invited to a concert, “I don’t … Continue reading

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Food and Facebook:  Our Attitudes Toward Life

During a silent retreat, the world stops bothering you and you find yourself alone with your body and your thoughts — sounds pleasant unless you’ve done it. Most of us are running around in a flurry of activity to avoid … Continue reading

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Uranus in Taurus Diaries: Talking to your cat about supply chain

There’s a time in every cat owner’s life where you must have “the talk” with your cat. It happened to me the other day as I came in the door and plopped the heavy cat litter down onto the floor. … Continue reading

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The Future is up in the Air

A recent Guardian opinion article explains that the Republicans in the United States can win elections by gerrymandering alone. What’s gerrymandering? The Google dictionary definition is to “achieve (a result) by manipulating the boundaries of an electoral constituency.” Changing the … Continue reading

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