Confessions of an Antic Mantic

Confessions of an Antic Mantic

In the 1970s, when I wrote sporadically for a downtown paper, I used to drink wine with the editor and passionately plot astrological murder mysteries, which I never did get around to writing.  My editor-friend was bemused by my detective-astrologer, whom he dubbed an...
Pole Dancing

Pole Dancing

What is a solstice?  “Either of the two times a year when the sun is at its greatest distance from the celestial equator: about June 21, when the sun reaches its northernmost point on the celestial sphere, or about December 22, when it reaches its southernmost...
Tomorrow We Die: The Astro Weather of July

Tomorrow We Die: The Astro Weather of July

“Drink and dance and laugh and lie, Love the reeling midnight through, For tomorrow we shall die! (But, alas, we never do.)”  – Dorothy Parker July’s Astro-Weather is dominated by Venus and Jupiter in late Leo, squaring Saturn in Scorpio.  We will be gloriously...