Mars and Mercury: the Passionate Mind

“Just as the Greek intellectual achievement had reached its climax during the fourth century BCE, Alexander the Great swept down from Macedonia through Greece and onward to Persia, conquering lands and people from Egypt to India…The very qualities that had served Greece’s brilliant evolution—restless individualism, proud humanism, critical rationalism—now helped precipitate its downfall, for the divisiveness, […]

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Summertime Joy

“Jupiter bestows his blessings wherever he travels…” ~Alan Oken, Rulers of the Horoscope Imagine being on a beach or walking along a boardwalk in a coastal city or sipping tall, cool drinks in the shade of an umbrella under a summery blue sky.  Billowing, soft white clouds float overhead. Birds flit from tree to tree […]

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The Journey Begins

” … Every sign is affected by the sky’s division into temples; position governs the stars, and endows them with the power to benefit or harm.” ~ Manilius, (c. 10 AD) Astronomica, II v.856 The horoscope, which I define as a diagram of the relative positions of the sun, moon, and planets in the sky […]

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