Today is my 41st birthday, and for the first time in my life, I am spending it in isolation, alone. That's okay. I would rather be alone than catch coronavirus, and I'd rather be in Chicago with the most auspicious solar return possible anyway. So knowing what I will have to work with next year, … Continue reading My Solar Return
It's the moment your body was conceived, when your father's sperm hit your mother's egg. Stop making that face. It's not the moment your father ejaculated inside your mother. It's not the moment the doctor squirted the sperm inside your mother's cervix. It's not the moment that your parents were about to learn about backsplash … Continue reading What’s the Pre-Natal Epoch?
Dig in to some Thanksgiving wings. Happy Thanksgiving! A sudden turn of events meant that I had to stay home. This is my first Thanksgiving alone, and it feels like...Saturday. Like nothing. Like I'm not missing anything. I guess when you don't really look forward to Thanksgiving, you don't necessarily miss it when you don't … Continue reading Thanksgiving Thoughts on Another Year Passing
I woke up this morning at the beginning of my time off from work until Monday. I have dinner plans tomorrow with two other misfit toys who have been socially isolating, but now I'm wondering if even that is safe. Look what happened in Canada. I have spent Thanksgiving away from a traditional family setting … Continue reading If You’re Unhappy This Week, or Just Feeling That Way
As I feel the need to document this in real time in the context of my astrology blog, I also feel the need to explain this just before the Moon leaves its conjunction with Neptune today. This is a good time to lean into those sharp points. Mars is now entering a square with Pluto … Continue reading Please Excuse My Spiritual Awakening
No, really. You weren't. I'll stop you right there and repeat: You. Were. Not. Born. On. A. Cusp. You were not born on a cusp. Period. I don't care if your birthday is October 23rd, November 22, or December 22nd and for the love of the universe: Virgos, stop telling me that you were born … Continue reading You were not born on a cusp.
Happy Sagittarius season! Happy Thanksgiving! Indulge an old woman a little Dave Matthews Band: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=psIuidkkLjI If you don't feel like celebrating The Colonist's Day of No Mercy, might I suggest waiting until Saturday to celebrate my birthday instead? Instead of wasting your time trying to catch coronavirus by traveling home to be with a bunch … Continue reading Happy Sagittarius and Happy Colonist’s Day of No Mercy!
Don't know who needs to read this, but: You don't owe the world any of your talent. In fact, the best use of your talents is whatever makes you happiest to do with your time. You're not obligated to save humanity in some conventional way. It doesn't matter what your family wants, what you studied … Continue reading What You Should Do With Your Life
Joe Biden is the projected winner of the 2020 United States Presidential Election. The mail-in votes are still being counted, but Biden appears to be the clear winner. He has more popular votes than any president in history. While the results aren't final, it appears that the only state Trump could win is North Carolina. … Continue reading Episode IV: A New Hope (Biden Wins)
While waiting for the election results, might I suggest the following? *** Yesterday, Mercury went direct. Take a deep breath and continue to wait. Venus and Mercury are opposing Mars retrograde in Aries, so now is not the time to kick in the door and start celebrating. It is a good time to think about … Continue reading Waiting for 270.