Is the American Dream asleep on a luxury mattress? Ask Congress. 

Artwork: Laurie Raskin The friction of today’s Mercury-Pluto conjunction at 19 degrees Capricorn challenges the USA to have a long overdue, deep conversation about the meaning and relevance of its American Dream.  The issue of government policy towards its illegal immigrant population is in the news every day. Ironic that a country built on the backsContinue reading “Is the American Dream asleep on a luxury mattress? Ask Congress. “

New Moon in Capricorn: How to give birth to a dancing star

One must still have chaos in oneself to be able to give birth to a dancing star. Nietzsche Chaos need not be the menace, madness and confusion embodied in a self-proclaimed stable genius. Today’s Sun-Uranus square helps us connect with the wild, zany, unconventional parts of Self, our inner- imagineer who entertains possibility and propels usContinue reading “New Moon in Capricorn: How to give birth to a dancing star”

Mercury’s final reckoning: “Twinkle in his eye, larceny in his soul.”

Mercury’s first two passes at the Galactic Center (27 Sagittarius) occurred Nov 28, the day North Korea launched a missile which landed in the Sea of Japan, and again on Dec 7, in retrograde motion, when sexual misconduct scandals precipitated resignations of elected officials left, right and center (no pun intended). Monday morning, January 8, (PST)Continue reading “Mercury’s final reckoning: “Twinkle in his eye, larceny in his soul.””