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Your Sun Sign Energy: Are you running on fumes?

– Posted in: Astrological Primer, Astrology & Choice, Living a Fulfilling Life, Living in Choice, Personal Growth, Sun Sign Energy, What's Your Piece?
We are all One under the Sun

Your Sun Sign (what most people call "your Sign") is an important piece of the puzzle of you. By no means is it the only piece, but it does represent your Solar Energy or the "fuel" that empowers your life. Think of your Solar Energy as the gas in your car's engine. When your tank [...]

Mercury Retrograde in Pisces: The Shadow From The Deep

– Posted in: Astrology & Choice, Choice, Living a Fulfilling Life, Living in Choice, Mercury Retrograde, Self-Care, Soul Development
Chartres Cathedral, Pisces Stained Glass

Play Podcast #1 in a Series of 3 “Mercury Retrograde”... the very phrase strikes fear into the hearts of many. Everyone wants to hide in bed with the covers up over their heads, attributing every “issue” that crops up during this period to that “trickster” Mercury: cars break down, trains & planes are delayed, your [...]

The Elephant in a Dark Room by Rumi

– Posted in: Choice, Personal Growth, Soul Development
blind monks examining an elephant

This begins a collection of stories, quotes and parables for Meditation... The first considers how we, trapped within our body's perceptions, are challenged to understand the nature of our Souls. by Rumi Translated by E.H. Whinfield, M.A. found on this site. Some Hindoos were exhibiting an elephant in a dark room, and many people collected [...]

Your Mercury Retrograde Rx (Prescription)

– Posted in: Astrology & Choice, Evolution, Living a Fulfilling Life, Living in Choice, Mercury Retrograde, Personal Growth, Personal Growth, Soul Development
Greek god Hermes aka Roman god Mercury

Play Podcast (Cut to the chase? The usual Mercury Retrograde Cautions) Have you ever sat on a still train when the train beside you started to move and it felt like it was your train that was moving when yours was actually still? That's kinda what it looks like Mercury is doing from our perspective [...]

How do your Moon’s needs affect your choices?

– Posted in: Astrological Primer, Astrology & Choice, Evolution, Living in Choice, Moon Sign Lunar Needs, Soul Development, What's Your Piece?

While your Sun Sign represents the energy that fuels your life purpose, your Moon Sign represents those unconscious needs that, when unfulfilled or disowned, sap your energy and leave you feeling flat, overwhelmed, or just plain emotional. Your Moon Sign indicates what you need to feel comfortable, peaceful and centered. (See Part One of an [...]

Overwhelm & Procrastination: Break free of the Pattern!

– Posted in: Choice, Evolution, Living a Fulfilling Life, Living in Choice, Personal Growth, Personal Growth, Saboteur, Self-Care, Soul Development

My more recent posts have looked at Overwhelm, Procrastination, Perfectionism and Survival Mode… what have they got in common? They constitute a pattern that I'm coining as OPPS℠. There are no doubt times in our lives where we are truly overwhelmed; where we feel we are living in survival mode because of an enormously challenging [...]

Announcing A New Approach to Overwhelm & Procrastination

– Posted in: Living a Fulfilling Life, Living in Choice, Personal Growth, Personal Growth

For the past few months I've been developing an exciting workshop collection! (I will announce workshop dates as they become available). What has emerged is a new Life Development paradigm to increase personal awareness and create transformational change towards your intentional life. Over the coming weeks, I will be publishing this new series in blogs [...]