Plato wrote that we all have a Daimon or guardian angel who helps us through the life we choose before we reincarnate. The daimon can stop your life in its tracks to put you on course more in alignment with your soul’s desire. Jay Z had one such moment.
Aldous Huxley is more remembered these days for his book, Brave New World,(1932) which arguably closely predicted our lives in 2021. But in the sixties, he was seen as a pioneer in hallucinogenic research. He took mescaline and wrote about his experiences in the book, The Doors of Perception: Heaven and Hell.
Pamela Colman-Smith’s life was that of a fantasy, she died in obscurity but her work lives on in the Rider waite Colman Tarot deck which provided the template for all modern Tarot packs.
Looking at the astrology for the next three months with the Solstice horoscope, plus some Magical Herbalism
Looking at the mutability of murderers.
This year there is an ongoing Saturn Uranus square, in the fixed signs of Aquarius and Taurus respectively. This offers an opportunity to revolutionise our relationship with nature, through kindly technology and collective action. George Eliot shows us how this radical square expressed itself in her life.
This Wednesday, there is a Lunar eclipse in Gemini/Scorpio. I look at the meaning of both Solar and Lunar eclipses and their cycles in general, and for the year ahead.
Crowley, the other side of the Greene Man, the bad boy of modern occultism, fearlessly and perhaps recklessly explored Magick, sex, drugs and power, but his softer side is shown in his beautiful Tarot cards.
Beltane is the Spring festival when summer traditionally begins. It represents the comming together of the masculine and feminine principles to create new life. Suddenly, after the long haul of winter, Spring bursts out in glorious green. Herbs also represent the masculine and the feminine energies of nature. These two represent the fiery, stimulating, masculineContinue reading “If you go down to the woods today…”
Whatever is happening in your horoscope, the placement of the Sun will ultimately express the nature of a person’s life. Here I look at the extraordinary life of Lee Miller.