I write this report a few hours before the Moon is full is at 3:26 pm (EST). The Moon is the handle on the ‘bucket’ pattern of this chart. She works hard, quite alone, as a full Virgo Moon might prefer! Yet she is in relationship (aspect) to many other planets at this powerful moment of manifestation. She is, as a full Moon must always be, exactly opposite the Sun situated between those long term travelers, Chiron, the healer and Neptune, the planet of dreams, music and art, mysticism and illusion. The Moon in her sensible Virgo attire must balance out this Piscea
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Freya, Bridget, Aphrodite where I go, the Goddess dwells Freya, Bridget, Aphrodite where I speak, the Goddess tells Freya, Bridget, Aphrodite where I fear, the Goddess hears Freya, Bridget, Aphrodite where I cry, the Goddess wipes my tears
We support the campaign to eradicate ecocide, and have posted a powerful and inspiring video about this on the Ecological Campaign page of our site.
In March 2010 international barrister and award winning author Polly Higgins proposed to the United Nations that Ecocide be the 5th Crime Against Peace.
I find it perpetually fascinating how letting things go brings things into focus.
In a fast-paced stressful society, it is easy to become disoriented and pulled away from the basic joys and connections in life. The seventy-seven poems in this book were selected by Carol Mays both for their exquisite beauty and their ability to restore a deeper sense of peace, joy and renewal. The book is comprised of mostly contemporary poems with some vintage and many explore a relationship with nature.