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The Chart of Portugal – Revolutions

Portugal has taken an economic battering recently and they aren't out of the woods yet but the country has an rich and illustrious history. As one of the oldest nations of Europe, Portugal once enjoyed great prosperity and political power during the Age of Discovery. Whilst there...

The Astrology of the Boston Bombings

I heard about the bombings yesterday via Facebook when an astrologer asked what time they had occurred. I quickly skipped to the news and then spent the next hour glued to the reports of horrific injuries and loss of life. Nothing can justify or truly...

Brexit Chart January 2020

Here's the chart for Brexit and a few quick thoughts about it. Libra Rising and Juno conjunct the Ascendant talk of a relationship/marriage. The Sabian symbol of the Ascendant is Two Men Placed Under Arrest Noting the play on words for arrest meaning 'to stop' Also of course...

Nuclear Destruction and Creation – The Lilith Battery

In the midst of the horrific events in Japan, another news story caught my eye. As Japan battles to prevent a nuclear disaster following the earthquake which was so powerful it shifted the axis of the earth, Britain is now considering whether to use a controversial...

Iraq and the Cancer Ingress Chart

I've been thinking about Iraq. In mundane astrology, this is the time of year where we look to see how the Cancer ingress chart might manifest in the world. This is done by casting the chart of the ingress from different places around the...

David Bowie – Starman

David Bowie
I was so shocked to see the news about David Bowie this morning. I wasn't familiar with every album but there are certainly songs of his that I love and I'm listening now as I write. I remember the first time I heard Space Oddity....