The Sins of the Fathers

Virgo 2014 As I write, Scotland has just voted ‘NO’ to becoming independent from the United Kingdom. A major decision for Scotland, but perhaps even more important for the UK. On the same day as the referendum, a new book was launched. Written by the father of the mass murderer Anders Breivik, who killed 77 people in Norway back in August …

Power is the Drug

Pisces 2014 I sometimes think that I am turning into my father. He often used to shake his head and with a look of despair would say “The world has gone mad!” I find myself uttering the same words. My father left this planet a long time ago so I really wonder what he would think if he saw what …

Will the new Pope Francis win an Oscar?

Pisces 2013 It has been a very fishy few weeks, astrologically speaking. Many planets have been in Pisces and right on cue we have had some Piscean events. And if chaotic Pisces isn’t enough, we have also had Mercury going backwards confusing communications. Film, by its nature, is part of this watery archetype and the themes of this year’s film …

Visual overload

April 2012 Now there’s yet another thing we probably should use on the big bad web. I must admit this one is easy and fun and probably is a good idea in the scheme of things. I just added a pin (yes it’s actually the old-fashioned kind meant here I think) of friend and astro colleague Liz Hathway and she said …