Three Questions, One Chart

Today, I took three requests for complimentary horary readings within about three minutes of each other. The differences in time aren’t significant, in this case at least, so we can use a single chart to answer all three question: Chart data: March 19, 2012 8:57:18 AM EDT 40N35/73W40 ASC: 15 Taurus 12     Moon: […]

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Will we buy the house?

Querent: L.M. Question: Will we buy the house? Chart data: 9 March 2012 5:10 PM EST +5:00 40N35 73W40 Ascendant: 11 Virgo 37 Moon: 10 Libra 42 Background: We are looking at a house but seller is looking for too much money. Is this the house for us and will we buy it? Analysis: This […]

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The Chain of Being, Astrology & Magic

At the end of Book Two, Chapter 31 of the Occult Philosophy, Cornelius Agrippa points to the supremely important role of what “Plato calleth the Golden Chain (catena aurea)” to both astrology and magic. This catena aurea is that “by which every thing and cause being linked one to another, do depend on the superior, […]

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Forensic Chart: Chanel Petro-Nixon

Background: Chanel Petro-Nixon (b. 1989) was an African American girl residing in Brooklyn, NY. A high school sophomore at the time of her death, she was a devout Adventist and a straight-A student. On Sunday, June 18, 2006 at 6:30 pm, Chanel left her family at home to walk to a nearby restaurant where she […]

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Missing Person Charts: First or Seventh House?

In Book 2, chapter 67 of Christian Astrology, William Lilly reminds us that we will judge wrongly if we do not choose our signifiers well: The true resolution of this Question depends much upon a right understanding, what relation the querent has to the party inquired of, for you have oft to read in the […]

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New hardbound Lilly!

My paperback copies of Christian Astrology 1,2 & 3 have fallen to pieces from heavy use. I had taped them together for convenience and liked it so much that I ordered fresh copies from astroamerica.com and had them properly bound together as a hardback. Terrific! Everything in one place, with a stitched spine and 7 […]

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Boy or girl?

Querent: T. Question: Am I carrying a boy or a girl? Background: I am pregnant, about 7 weeks now and I would like to know if it is a boy or a girl. We have a daughter already. I will definitely report what the gender is (once the ultrasound confirms it). Chart data: August 8, […]

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Will he contact me to reunite?

Querent: T. Question: Will B. contact me to reunite? Background: “Intense 2 year relationship ended April 2011. We both blame the other person. I miss him…not sure how he feels. Our biggest roadblock in the relationship was raising children together. I think if it had just been us we would still be together.” June 6, […]

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Henry VIII: Directing by Triplicity

King Henry VIII, whose life has been recently glamorized in The Tudors television series, is remembered for his serial marriages and his fractious relationship with the Roman Catholic Church. Defiance of, or disloyalty to, Henry generally ended in tears, as his wives and his clergy knew all too well. According to the medieval technique of […]

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Will I get my iPad 2 by the weekend?

Like the lemming I am, I set my alarm for 3 am last Friday to be among the first to order the new iPad 2. I fully expected it to be in my hands by Wednesday (March 16), but it’s Tuesday and it hasn’t shipped yet. I’ll be traveling out of town next Monday, so […]

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