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A Crowded House, or Where Do I Put All Those Planets

For those old-timers like me who may wander in here, the title of this post should bring back fond memories of William Conrad’s narrated taglines to the animated… 963 more words


Cheap Shots #19: Dr. Doolittle on Rulerships

While putting together my table of active and passive affinities, I got to thinking about the sometimes schizophrenic relationship between the seven traditional planets and the sign(s) of their rulership. 496 more words


Wrangling Dual Rulerships

I present myself as a traditional astrologer these days, at least in spirit if not yet in full-fledged practice. So I don’t use the trans-Saturnian planets for much beyond generational insights. 609 more words


"Weekly Blueprint" Pull for Thursday

The “action” card for today is the Ace of Wands. As long as I don’t fall prey to over-thinking and over-compensating (symbolized by the reversed Art as “background” card), this has the potential to be a lively, on-point day. 321 more words


Astrology in Islam

It is He Who maketh the stars (as beacons) for you, that ye may guide yourselves, with their help, through the dark spaces of land and sea: We detail Our signs for people who know. 5,702 more words

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Autumnal Equinox - 2017 PDT.

I enjoy offering Mundane readings from time to time. I also believe it’s crucial not to lose focus on even larger astrological phenomena. Here, I attempt to offer insight into the nature of recurring cycles and why they are so important to read. 972 more words

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The Four Classical Elements

Students of tarot and astrology tend to take for granted the underlying influence of the four classical elements formulated by the Greek philosopher Empedocles – Fire, Water, Air and Earth – on the tarot suits and zodiacal signs. 440 more words