Western geomancy, as a whole, can often be described as astrological. This isn’t to say that geomancy comes from astrology or vice versa (although some authors might disagree, like Cornelius Agrippa), but that many of the techniques described by Western geomantic texts are heavily influenced by astrological techniques: the use of the 12 houses, perfection, planetary and zodiacal affinities, the Parts of Spirit and Fortune, and the like. 1,669 more words
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I had an interesting conversation with my wife this morning. We’ve been trying to lay some long term plans for our little family and have been talking a lot about the state of the world, where opportunities are likely to be in the future, and whether or not to emigrate… the usual dining room table fare. 991 more words
The Archdruid Report: Déjà Vu All Over Again.
‘Now that the downturn in oil prices is under way, and panic selling of energy-related junk bonds and lower grades of unconventional crude oil has begun in earnest, it seems likely that we’ll learn just how profitable the fracking fad of the last few years actually was. 98 more words
No more Facebook for me
Now that Christmas is over, it’s time to talk about New Year’s resolutions for 2015. Mine is to spend less time on Facebook and Twitter. 564 more words