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Manifesting – Zen’s Beautiful Bags

There was an online “Manifesting”  forum held at about this time last year.  A woman whose screen name was Zen contributed her experiences attracting what she needed and it made the most sense to me of anything I’ve lately on […] 

Sleeping in the Forest

Sleeping in the Forest  I thought the earth remembered me, she took me back so tenderly, arranging her dark skirts, her pockets full of lichens and seeds. I slept as never before, a stone on the river bed, nothing between […] 

Aries Full Moon September 29, 2012

  INTERPRETING THE ARIES FULL MOON INFLUENCE I interpret the meaning of New and Full Moons as though they were people coming to me for a consultation.  I know the Full Moon’s birth time will be 8:20 pm PDT on […] 

The Ascendant for Beginners

The three most influential parts of an Astrology chart are the Sun, Moon, and Ascendant.  Most know their Sun sign.  It’s the answer you give to the question “What’s your sign”?  If you know yourself to be a Leo for […] 

The Sun Enters Libra – Balancing Relationships

Saturday September 23, 2012 Today the Sun moved into the sign of Libra after its one month journey through the sign of Virgo.  The universal focus changes now from work, self-improvement, and health issues, to relationships.  Libra rules balance, beauty, […] 

Re-Enchanting Your Life

Carolyn Casey, the Visionary Activist Astrologer, says that whatever makes us passive is toxic and whatever makes us active is tonic.  Ritual can keeps us active when we feel depressed, or we’re not quite sure what to do next, or […] 

Feminine Leadership; A Cosmic Perspective

Lay of the Land is the title of a session being presented in October at UCLA’s Women in Leadership Conference. The news doesn’t appear good.  Women aren’t moving into senior executive positions at commensurate rates. Unconscious bias operating in both men […] 

Virgo New Moon

September 15, 2012 Virgo New Moon 23 degrees 37 minutes 7:11 pm PDT, 10:11 pm EDT (If you’re new to moon observances visit Staying Connected to the Moon) Hi Everyone… The world is old.  Most humans have intense soul memories of […] 

Maria Montessori

Maria Montessori, a Virgo, and the First Female from Italy Ever to be Admitted to Medical School. Off and on I keep journals.  Reading through my entry for August 31, 2009 I wrote about how my thoughts were occupied that […] 

Pythagoras, Astrology, and the Number 12

“Mathematics is the natural home of both abstract thought and the laws of nature.  It is at once pure logic and creative art.”  -Alvin White Astrology is not voodoo, and an astrologer is not a witch, medium, or psychic. A […]