After I took this photo, I was inspired to write about it. The contrast really stands out. The blue of the sky, which only subtly fades a bit to the lower right, starkly contrasts the lower half of the photo. It is light, while most of the rest of the picture is darker. It’s texture… Continue reading Contrast
Envy is uncomfortable. It is bad enough envying a complete stranger, who appears to have the very thing you desire; it is much worse when you find yourself envious of a loved one who just experienced a win-fall. You’re happy for them. You want for them everything they desire. You even helped them get there… Continue reading What to Do about Envy
Tomorrow, January 8, 2020, Jupiter conjuncts the South Node of the Moon. The old feels bigger than the new. The past feel better and brighter than the future. It could feel like we're going in the wrong direction. The South Node is akin to the September Equinox. On or around September 22nd, the sun crosses… Continue reading The Old Feels Bigger than the New
It is fitting, in many ways, that this decade would end with the Sun aligned with the Nodes of the Moon. In this case, the sun is conjunct the South Node. Jupiter and Mercury are within orb. And in the last third of Capricorn, Saturn and Pluto are fixing to conjunct. My focus for this… Continue reading The End of a Decade
I think all of the intense Astrological activity going on in Capricorn has me thinking about things in solid and practical terms. I was recently inspired to consider a slightly different approach to an old tradition. Many, after weeks of letting all forms of discipline lay to the way side during the holidays, motivate themselves… Continue reading Decide
Happiness is a thinking game. You feel happiness as an emotion, but you get to happiness through your thoughts. Wealth, to the outside world, is an adjective. It is objective. You can measure the amount of money a person has. You can count the cash, tally up the assets, analyze the value. You can create… Continue reading Happiness is…
What do you do when you don’t know what to do? What do you do when a situation around you isn’t right, but it is out of your hands? What do you do when you can’t change the other person or people and you need his, her, or their help? What do you do when… Continue reading What Must I Do?