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(This is Part Three of a three-part series on Neptune and the Divine Feminine. Part One is HERE, and Part Two (on HBO’s The Young Pope is HERE.) Sheila and Joel have an ideal life. They make good money off […]

(This is Part Two of a three-part series on Neptune and the Divine Feminine. Part One is HERE.) Lenny Belardo was dropped off at an orphanage when he was about eight years old, never to see his parents again. Despite […]

Astrologers sometimes refer to Neptune as being “the higher octave of Venus.” This doesn’t mean that the two planets do the same job. Venus and Neptune are more like funhouse-mirror reflections of each other: similar, yet very different. Examining those […]

“Amid the turmoil and tumult of battle, there may be seeming disorder and yet no real disorder at all; amid confusion and chaos, your array may be without head or tail, yet it will be proof against defeat.” -Sun Tzu […]

(Part One is HERE.) “They’re always trying to error correct, make themselves more human. When they talk to each other, it’s a way of practicing.” “Is that what you’re doing now? Practicing?” -Westworld, on why robots talk to each other […]

“History is a nightmare from which I am trying to awake.” –Ulysses, James Joyce The HBO series Westworld is approaching its season finale this Sunday. As a fan of the show (and regular readers may have noticed I’m a bit […]

One more article about that thing that happened on Tuesday, and then — unlike most of your Facebook friends — I’ll be done talking about it. Honest! This is not a blog entry about politics, by the way. It’s more […]

As any astrologer can tell you, Neptune is the planet most associated with delusion and self-deception. Furthermore, a planet is particularly strong when it is in the Sign that it rules. So it’s perhaps no surprise that Neptune in Pisces […]

Astrologers fall all over themselves trying to explain how Neptune works in a birth chart and in transits. Liz Greene wrote a brilliant, phone-book-sized volume about it that still came out largely as a stack of metaphors. I’ve tried to […]

Saturn square Neptune is making it difficult for many of us to make realistic long-term plans for ourselves, or for us to figure out where we fit in the Universe. This week the ongoing Saturn-Neptune Square reaches another exact peak, […]