Election 2018- Post Mortem

The Fall Horoscope was remarkably accurate. While the Democrats were favored, there was certainly no “blue wave”. This was the talk for most of the summer season. It only abated as the election drew closer - the final week. The Horoscope showed that this would be...

Borders

CLEAR THINKING ABOUT BORDERS

Borders in astrology are ruled by Saturn. They enclose a space. They demarcate a boundary - a limit. Everything in nature - everything in the created universe - has a border - a limit. Look around you. Is there anything that you see that has...

Love

CLEAR THINKING ABOUT LOVE

Love is one of the most misunderstood - and abused - words in the language. So many atrocities are committed in the name of love. All wars have love as their root cause - love of one’s culture, one’s way of life, one’s ideas or...

Slavery

THINKING CLEARLY ABOUT SLAVERY

We are all descendants of slaves. It matters not your race, religion or ethnicity. Somewhere in your lineage there were slaves. Why do I say this? Slavery was a way of life in the ancient world. Slavery was never a racial thing as it is...

Venus

THE RETROGRADE OF VENUS

The retrograde of Venus. (October 5 to November 15) This is a rare retrograde. It only happens every two years or so. (Consider that Mercury, Jupiter. Saturn, Uranus, Neptune and Pluto retrograde every year - sometimes for months at a time. Mercury retrogrades 3 and...

When You Feel Rushed and Overwhelmed

Who has not faced these feelings? You have deadlines at work. The children have medical emergencies or issues at school. A relative needs help. The bank or credit card company has made a mistake and now you must spend time unraveling the issue. Tasks pile...

nietzsche

More Thoughts on Nietzsche – Part Two

Nietzsche was one deep dude, as they say. You cannot take him at face value as some of his statements are way beyond the pale. As I see it, these “over the top” statements are intended to spur the reader to deeper thought. Let’s start with his famous...

joseph polansky poem

The Path

It is a wheel - like the wheel of a car Spinning, spinning, spinning, Endless repetition, Spinning, Spinning, Spinning The wheels don’t feel like they are going anywhere They just spin, spin, spin, over and over spin, spin, spin But the driver, ah, He knows the destination It is the spin, spin, spin that...