fear of change

Are You an “Epiphany” Junkie?

– Posted in: Choice, Evolution, Living in Choice, Personal Growth, Procrastination & Overwhelm, Self-Care, Soul Development
Man and Dog

Warning: This post may piss you off... If one more person tells me that their event will "change my life forever" I may have to hit them with an overripe banana. I don't know if it's just a New York thing, but everybody and their cousin seems to be offering "breakthrough", "life changing", "shake up [...]

Wearing Blinders? Redefining "Success" during Mercury Retrograde

– Posted in: Astrology & Choice, Evolution, Living a Fulfilling Life, Mercury Retrograde, Personal Growth
Where is your vision blocked or narrow?

Play Podcast (6:07 minutes) During this Mercury Retrograde, I’ve been taking my own advice and have been revisiting the quality of my life. What’s surfaced has been interesting and frankly unexpected. Referring to my last article, I began to explore my “Home or Personal Life” (see Leo) and, in turn, how that winds up affecting [...]

Mercury Retrograde in Scorpio: From the Darkness into the Light

– Posted in: Choice, Living in Choice, Mercury Retrograde, Personal Growth, Self-Care
October Scorpio Chartres

#3 in a Series of 3 Every 4 months or so, Mercury turns retrograde (meaning it appears to move backwards in it's orbit around the Sun) and much like our forebears, everyone wigs out. Yes, this cycle tends to bring increased technology breakdowns, communication SNAFUs, and scheduling nightmares. But let me remind you, this is [...]

Your Ticket Out of "Crappy-Land" – Get Through a Bad Day

– Posted in: Choice, Evolution, Living in Choice, Personal Growth, Personal Growth, Saboteur, Self-Care, Soul Development
Downward Spiral

“What we resist, persists.” — Carl Jung Circumstances, real or imagined, can send us on a downward spiral. We can fight it, trying all the usual aphorisms: “look at the bright side”... “remember all the good” in an effort to play “keep away”, but sometimes we can’t seem to avoid that sign post up ahead: [...]

Sun Signs of Change

– Posted in: Astrology & Choice, Choice, Evolution, Living a Fulfilling Life, Living in Choice, Personal Growth, Self-Care, Soul Development, Sun Sign Energy
Change & You, What's Your Sign?

Perhaps you are one of the “well-adjusted” people who can recognize every moment as one that serves a purpose; you flow with what comes, you create your days and live in perpetual gratitude, giving from an endless well... Mazel Tov and a heartfelt blessing goes out to you; we need you in the world! For [...]

Courage ≠ Fearless – Mars, Uranus, Pluto T-Square

– Posted in: Astrology & Choice, Choice, Personal Growth, Self-Care, Soul Development, Uranus Pluto Square
There is no Courage without Fear...

When I turned 40 I got my driver's license. It took me three tries to pass the road test. Terrible driver? Not really... terriFIED. Then I went out and bought a Mini Cooper S, yeah the turbo... stick shift. Why am I telling you this? I was terrified to drive. I was born & raised [...]

Stepping Into the Light – Working with Your Sun Sign

– Posted in: Astrological Primer, Astrology & Choice, Choice, Evolution, Living a Fulfilling Life, Living in Choice, Personal Growth, Personal Growth, Saboteur, Self-Care, Sun Sign Energy
Allow your Solar Energy to infuse you.

Give light, and the darkness will disappear of itself."— Desiderius Erasmus Working from my home office requires a great deal of self-motivation. There are times when I find myself slipping into a lonely space and I lose focus; or worse my Saboteur (you know that nasty inner voice that whispers mean things in your ear) [...]

WTF is going on? (Yup, Uranus Pluto…)

– Posted in: Astrology & Choice, Choice, Evolution, Living in Choice, Soul Development, What's Your Piece?

#3 in a Series There's a buzzing going on... What's happening with this country? With the poor? The 2 Percenters? With the economy? With the bi-partisan government? With the climate, superstorms, tornadoes? With the corporations? With the IRS? With the crazy bombings and shootings... "WTF is going on?!" Yup, Uranus / Pluto Square... Haven't I [...]