Mars made its direct station Wednesday, and it’s also out of bounds until the 13th. That’s a huge rush of Mars energy. Undirected, that’s a big rush of negative energy; just watch the news. So you want to harness it with your personal moment-by-moment intentions. Yes, moment-by-moment. Forget multitasking. Choose one action, focus, […]
Ancient wisdom for modern creatives, exploring the metaphors, sharing useful tips to make your creativity deeper and your writing life easier and more enjoyable.
I’ve been uncharacteristically glued to the television, watching every minute of the long Daytona 500 NASCAR race and as many minutes as I could find of the 2010 Winter Olympics. I do love a good race. One of my earliest memories is watching a dirt track race at a county fair and listening to my […]
For a full cycle of the Moon’s nodes, Gary Butler, who is perhaps better known as Moonhawk, shamanic teacher and carver of crystal skulls, has been a gentle teacher and a dearly loved friend. Our friend died Monday. Now we are wishing Gary well on his final journey to the Great Spirit. Moonhawk came into […]
Drivers on Albuquerque’s streets are crazier than usual, and the news is filled with car accidents. We’ve got a drain acting up and appliances to repair. Mars is definitely retrograde. The good news is that Mars retrograde is a good time for repairing things that move–just not a good time for buying new ones. Whenever […]
If you want a mythic look at the Western or Christian calendar, I recommend tarot numerology. The process, which I learned from Mary Greer, was first published by Angeles Arrien. Their work focused on the personal year, revealing important life cycles that don’t show up with either numerology or tarot. Looking at the universal or […]
Even if the toys you’re buying are as big as an automobile, you’ll want to shop early for anything with moving parts. Mars goes retrograde at 8:26 AM ET (5:26 AM PT) on January 20th and stays retrograde until 12:09 PM ET (9:09 AM PT) on March 10, 2010. Yes, almost three months. And buying […]