John Holt, Bach and the Secret of Ceaseless Activity: New Moon in Aries
In his book, How Children Learn, author and educator John Holt describes a key difference in the approach of a child versus an adult when it comes to trying something new. When he brings out his cello to a group of children they often ask him to play it. He responds by playing a very… Continue reading
How We Are Like Steam Engines. Psychic Physics.
Listen to this episode here. A steam engine’s power is found in its output. The input is the heat that builds hotter in a cold container. The output is the escape of steam, which powers the engine. The same is true for you. We were just at a winter party. There was a fire and… Continue reading
The Torus Field and Natural Systems. Venus into Taurus 3/16/23
Mother nature is a natural system who makes more natural systems. You are such a natural system; individual and unique yet a part of the enormous system of nature. The more you can sense your uniqueness the more strength you can draw from the whole of nature. She is pregnant, so to speak, with all… Continue reading
Taurus’ Field is a Torus Field.
The following is an excerpt from my new book, Nature’s Zodiac; Beyond the Wheel. When my boy was learning to walk we spent many a summer afternoon at the park. I appreciated the softness of the grass cushioning fall after fall. I was happy to live in Vermont with such robust greenery. I got in… Continue reading
The Pages Turn, The Fire Burns. Two Kinds of Time
The following is an excerpt from my new book, Nature’s Zodiac; Beyond the Wheel. “My World” is a children’s book by Margaret Wise Brown and Clement Hurd. My son and I read this at night under a cactus light with a symphony of crickets out our window. The opening page shows a mother reading to… Continue reading
Secrets of Nature
The following is an excerpt from my new book, Nature’s Zodiac; Beyond the Wheel. When you think of nature, what comes to your mind? Take a moment and think about it. Maybe you hear some birds singing, some trees blowing in the breeze. Maybe you see some light sparkling along a river. Maybe you see… Continue reading
Teillhard de Chardin, Fuller Being is Closer Union. Venus Enters Pisces.
Venus will drift into Pisces on Thursday, February 25th, following her trek in Aquarius. Joining the Sun in the most elusive of Seasonal signs, she re-frames her ultimate questions to the key of the fish. Her questions are always those of relating. In Pisces she confronts the whole universe! Its mystery, her own mystery. Though… Continue reading
The Planets in your Body
Today we learn where the planets live inside of us. The seven heavenly bodies as perceived by the ancients in the night sky (before the discovery of the outer planets i.e Uranus, Neptune and Pluto) correspond to seven centers in the human body commonly known as chakras. Ok so before you go getting suspicious about… Continue reading
Thanks for stopping by! I use the zodiac as a guide towards a philosophy of nature. I hope you enjoy!
- Meaning is Given (and Worth the Effort To Find It)
- Inner Freedom and the Centrifugal Force of the Sun
- The Mobius Flow Between Subject and Object. Gemini Season Begins!
- Mother Nature is in You. Meditation for a New Moon in Taurus.
- The Role of the Gradient. How Life Emerges Through the Ups and Downs.