The tightest square is highlighted. Mercury just went into Sagittarius and chattering abounds. Listen carefully as some of that just might matter particularly with Hermetic planet square the Midheaven, but it is hard to separate the wheat from the chaff. Too much music, too many things going on -- Paris was on fire, is this … Continue reading Cheyenne 12-12-2018
The joys of holiday lights, whether for Christmas or Hanukkah are brightening everyone's house and dispelling these dark days before the solstice. It brings back memories of one's youth and happier moments but it also helps unify these new days with them or for some, help rectify them. Sappho opposite Bacchus reminds of us the … Continue reading Week of 12/10-16 in Cheyenne Wyoming
Donna passed on December 8th, 2018 a little before midnight, her daughter Bonnie reported on Facebook. As her request, Donna had no machines, no tubes, no hookups of any type. She was 69 years old. Our sincere condolences to Bonnie and Geoff. Donna van Toen in red, Donna Cunningham behind her in a white floral, … Continue reading Last update on Donna van Toen
We are winding down our 50 state tour. This week is Missouri, next is Wyoming, then Michigan and Arizona and finally New York. Missouri smack in the middle of the continental 50 comes and goes in the news. One writer, MacKinley Kantor, wrote a book on the state's past called "Missouri Bittersweet" that is part … Continue reading This week 12/3-12/9 in Kansas City Missouri
We try to bring updates on the nativities as we run across them so our readers can understand their cultural context. Here's something on F. Scott Fitzgerald from the New Yorker Magazine, March 2015, on how the automobile changed American society. Is he right though? Wasn't "bundling" a Pilgrim tradition?¹ Or how bout going out … Continue reading F. Scott Fitzgerald on the Automobile
Marc Jones did not use TransNeptunians; he knew of them, reviewed them and felt they had nothing to offer, so he never included them in his oeuvre. He added in some Arabian Parts, but none of them were valid for making aspects: they stood alone. Some of that is problematic with Miss Rehman's chart but … Continue reading Waheeda Rehman, Bollywood’s beauty
Assange is back in the news because Bob Swan Mueller is hell bent on proving something after two years of proving nothing but that Manafort didn’t pay some back taxes. (He has a track record better than the weatherman.) When did Russian intelligence give WikiLeaks the e-mails that it hacked from the Democratic National Committee and … Continue reading Julian Assange or the man with the Warhol hair.