Venus in Virgo

Venus in Virgo “It’s there,” I chanted, “Venus is in Virgo.” Tried to sound ominous. This is the almost stationary point. #Venus […] read more

Henry V

Henry V Shakespeare’s Henry V is always a crowd pleaser. Well, to me, anyway. Always a good one. I’ve seen the Kenneth Branagh 1989 version several times. I tend to use it as a safe introduction to Shakespeare because I found the film quite accessible. Only more recently, the “Ethan Hawk” (branded) Cymbeline comes to […] read more

Practice

Practice I am practicing mindfulness, compassion, and loving kindness for inner peace. Don’t piss me off, now. Accompanying image here. #Meditation […] read more

Hunter Thompson Quotes

Hunter Thompson Quotes Someone else’s list of Hunter Thompson quotes, here. One grabbed me, recent experiences, notwithstanding: 11. “The importance of Liking Yourself is a notion that fell heavily out of favour during the coptic, anti-ego frenzy of the acid era — but nobody guessed back then that the experiment might churn up this kind […] read more

The Waste Land

The Waste Land “My nerves are bad to-night. Yes, bad. Stay with me. “Speak to me. Why do you never speak. Speak. “What are you thinking of? What thinking? What? “I never know what you are thinking. Think.” I think we are in rats’ alley Where the dead men lost their bones.” Excerpt From: T. […] read more

Uncle Scott

Uncle Scott All about Uncle Scott, and like a satellite, this kind of greatness revolves around my family tree. Furthermore, another cousin has seen that Uncle Scott’s sermons may be posted on the web. Whoa. Blew me away. Powerful sermon, and still topical.   #family […] read more

Consistency

Consistency Some call it stubbornness, others refer to it as consistency, and when I’m working? Especially with a fixed sign (Taurus, Leo, Scorpio, Aquarius)? I try to favor the word “tenacity.” “Stubborn” just sounds bad, you know. Me? I’m not a fixed sign, I’m one shade less flaky than a Gemini or Pisces, but only […] read more

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