Category Archives: Planets and signs

Saturn in Aquarius with George Orwell

Several years back as the culture became obsessed with social media and promoting our personal “brands,” I was reminded of the novel 1984 and the video screen that was the involuntary part of private life in that dystopian society. In … Continue reading

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The Roaring 2020s

Often in our pandemic news we hear a lot about the Spanish flu pandemic of 1918 and how pandemics recur every so often. If pandemics have a cycle then so do post-pandemics. After the Pandemic of 1918, which officially lasted … Continue reading

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Mars in Aries Wants Sports

Often when the US federal government takes some important, strategic action like bombing or invading another country, the astrological alignments are so precise, I’m convinced there’s a “court astrologer” influencing and timing the actions. Then there are local governments and … Continue reading

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You can’t eradicate half a duality

Polarity is a continuum of a particular energy with two extremes – poles. The tai chi symbol is a polarity and teaches that when energy is extreme it becomes its opposite. Polarity is not duality. Duality is the “fake news” … Continue reading

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Trail of Time: July 11, 1843 / July 11, 2020

The National Museum of the American Indian is my favorite museum of all time. Why? While it’s technically a museum about the heritage of people who were living on this land before contact, it’s really, truly a museum about how … Continue reading

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The United States’ Pluto Return: Disillusionment and Transformation

Watching the fear, anger and outbursts over the last several months I have same thought: It’s about time. Disillusionment in Buddhist tradition is a great thing because you are remove your illusions. While many seem to think the United States … Continue reading

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The Pandemic Cycle: We’ve Only Just Begun

When reading the news these days, I have to constantly remind myself that most don’t study astrology and understand the world as a series of overlapping cycles and patterns. The common view of the world appears to me to be … Continue reading

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Dear Twenty Somethings and Thirty Somethings,

You were born with a distinct fate. You are meant to change the entire social structure of the earth. And you are also meant to change how we perceive. Technology is only a part of that of that change. It’s … Continue reading

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2020: Memento Mori

Yesterday, for the first time in over a month, the local news site did not lead with the number of pandemic illnesses and deaths. It led with more “normal” news, the kind you’d see before the stay-at-home restrictions – local … Continue reading

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Uranus in Taurus Diaries: Shock and Awareness

In a spiritual group recently, the speaker mentioned that humans grow in awareness through the trigger of shock. Astrology contains this symbolism with Uranus as the great awakener who brings sudden and unexpected events which usually disturb but ultimately are … Continue reading

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