The Honduras Caravan


On October 13, a group of hundreds of people gathered  to flee their native  Honduras in a caravan headed toward the United States. That caravan quickly swelled to approximately 7,000 Central American immigrants as it passed north through Guatemala. President Donald Trump has called the approaching group a “national emergency,” vowed to cut tens of…

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The 2017 Solstice & the Winter Ahead


Today, December 21, is the Winter Solstice  at 11:37 AM EST, the Sun enters Capricorn. This is the chart set at Washington D.C., at the Capital Building.   The Ascendant of the chart is the 18th degree of Pisces, with Neptune in the 12th House and Jupiter, co-ruler, in Scorpio in the 8th House.  Sun and…

In This Flood of Sexual Assault Reports What are the Astrological Indicators?


Time Magazine published, December 7, its annual  Person of the Year issue honoring "The Silence Breakers", those  women and men who have spoken out against sexual abuse.  An  avalanche of  such reports has been unleashed since October 5, 2017 when  New York Times published its investigative story on Harvey Weinstein. An investigation by The New…

What an Eclipse! Charlottesville, the Civil War & Hurricane Harvey


The symbolism for the August 21, 2017 solar eclipse is amazing, powerful , extraordinary, epic or whatever superlative you care to use, as each can apply.   I have used 'is' because although the actual eclipse is over, its psychological impact and physical effects are felt for a while -- well until the next eclipse at the Chinese New…

Humanity on fire: America thru the lens of Neptune


The city council  had narrowly voted to remove General Lee's statue on the grounds that he was a traitor to the USA, though President Lincoln had said shortly before his assassination he did not want such rancor to occur.    But Lincoln could have never known the rallying points that Confederate statues and flags would…

Marsilo Ficino


Portrait of Marsilo Ficino (in Latin) by unknown painter ""We have an entire sky within us, our fiery strength and heavenly origin: Luna which symbolizes the continuous motion of soul and body, Mars speed and Saturn  slowness, the Sun God, Jupiter law, Mercury reason, and Venus humanity."                …