Marsilio Ficino (1433-1499) was the consummate Renaissance man. He was a physician, musician, priest, astrologer, mystic, and vegetarian. As the protégée of Cosimo de Medici, one of the most powerful men in Renaissance Europe, Ficino’s work had a profound impact on the direction of the Italian Renaissance and on European thought in general. But FicinoContinue reading “Healing in the wake of the corona virus”
Shakespeare once wrote that the entire world is a stage and all the men and women merely players. In a sense, one’s natal or birth chart is a metaphor for his or her personal play, complete with stage set, cast of characters, plot, or the story line, and of course both character growth arc and theme.Continue reading “Stage Set / Through the Houses”
Thus the wise woman will be modest regarding her expectations for the coming year. She understands now is not the time to draw attention to herself, to flaunt her gifts and skills.
Situation Today, we will enjoy an optimistic, opportunistic new moon in Sagittarius, setting the scene for events to unfold from today until the full moon on 12 December. Wide, open vistas combined with an active imagination fuel you to enthusiastically take up that which the universe has on offer and turn it into a bright,Continue reading “Become a Wise, Old Owl”
Most of us like to believe that unlike poor Alice, we know exactly who we are. So why not try that out right now in the privacy of your own home?
Situation Today, as the Sun in Scorpio makes a harmonious trine to Neptune, the planet of dreams and dreamers and the Moon moves into action-oriented Aries, this age-old question takes on a new and potentially troublesome significance. Basically we’re faced with a mixed blessing: immediately, we feel at one with our fondest wishes for ourContinue reading “What do you want to be when you grow up?”