I Love Springtime in a Paradigm Shift. The Age of Aquarius has Begun.
Though every moment in time is new, and every breaking day is as well, there are some times when new is even newer. Springtime is an example of extra newness. So is the beginning of a new age. On March 23, 2023, just days past the spring equinox, powerful Pluto moves into Aquarius where it… 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
You are a Nature. The Marriage of Meaning and Time
Neitzche revolted wholeheartedly against the philosophical invitation to ‘be one with nature.’ He saw humans to be above nature, superior to it. Returning to nature, for Neitzche meant a turning away from personal power, and the blazing unique chemistry of the human being. This is a classic problem, one that politics runs into very frequently. … Continue reading
Teilhard de Chardin and the Powers of Narrowed Focus
Metaphorcast 11/8-14, 2021 We had two significant planetary shifts at the end of last week. Mercury’s stream of thought had been scanning the broadest horizons of Libra, and then vortexed into Scorpio in search of deeper meanings. Venus had been preferring Sagittarian heights and big-picture orientations, but then switched her fancy to Capricorn’s goal-oriented, hard-working… Continue reading
The Draconid Meteor Shower and the Creative Powers of Observation
A New Moon provides an excellent stage for the Draconid Meteor shower, emanating from the constellation of Draco, a dragon that coils around the north pole. Unlike most meteor showers which are best seen near dawn, the Draconids are best seen at dusk. In this episode we ponder the powers of creative observation, and the… Continue reading
The Stirring up of the Far Out (Mars is back in Aquarius).
Mars has been traveling through Aquarius through much of the summer. It began in May, retrograded back into Capricorn for most of August, and now it’s back. Back in the sign of the Water Bearer. Making more waves. Mars at it’s root is potent energy. Energy that needs to be born, so it can become… Continue readingabstract Aquarius, Aquarius existence, Aquarius the future, archetypal astrology, astrology psychology, Commitment to freedom, Core center sun, Essence of a person, Existence and Essence, existential, Existential angst, free-will, Inner Sun, Lion Leo Core, live a symbolic life, mars will, psychological astrology, Solar Essence, symbolic life, transiting mars through aquarius, True essence Sun sign, what is existence
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.