When I first redid my website a couple of years ago, I proudly proclaimed that I would aim to have a weekly update of the blog full of astrological and other happenings. Well, that has not quite been the case! Not that there hasn't been a lot going on - quite the reverse, too much going on sometimes to be able to process it, reflect and record it.
Astrologically, the summer of 2012 has been a bit of a tense one.
Since June 24th, 2012, the planet Uranus (disruption, breakthroughs)
has started to jockey in the sky with Pluto (transformation, power, control).
We are building up to the next contact which will occur on
September 20, 2012.
These two energies (Uranus and Pluto) are both outer planetary ones
meaning that global or universal energies are involved, extending far beyond
Well, moving on from the Tour de France this past weekend, Wimbledon finals
two weeks before, we are now on countdown to the Olympics!
Speaking to most of our friends who live in London, they are all planning to leave for the
coast for the next two weeks!
Anyway, we managed to get tickets to random events such as race walk,
The past two weeks have had record temperatures here in Toronto
- up to 37 degrees at the beginning of this week and still holding.
One of the things I have been doing is to get out of town and by the water!
Before, I get into details of that, I would like to take the opportunity to
congratulate all those who wrote the CAAE astrology exams at the end
Jupiter moved into the sign of Gemini on June 11, 2012.
It takes 12 years to make a complete orbit around our Sun and moves
through one sign every year. From June 11, 2012 until June 23, 2013,
it will remain in Gemini.
According to NASA, Jupiter is rivalled only by the Sun in its affect
on our solar system!
This past weekend I gave a talk on 'chart synthesis - the search for alchemical gold' at Donna Van Toen's State of the Art annual astrology conference - it was held in Niagara Falls, New York.
As the leaves prepare to turn and we now start to move our attention indoors, a quick update on what is happening this fall.
Fall Classes starting up
In September 2008, I stepped off the KLM flight into Kilimanjaro airport, Tanzania, late on a Saturday evening after two transatlantic flights, into the heavy heat of an African night and thought - I am coming home. This blog is as much to do with what happens in life and trying to put it into an astrological perspective.