astrology

The curse of Selflessness

Ok so I haven't written since November. I got sucked into the Galactic Center apparently. Or Saturn in Capricorn, or Mercury Retrograde..Whatever happened, I've been spit out on the other side of the Lunar Eclipse (Did you see that moon??). We're getting near the Aquarius/Pisces cusp.. and my birthday is coming up on the 26th.… Continue reading The curse of Selflessness

astrology

Mother’s Day- A Taurus Holiday

I don't know about the rest of the world, but I always breathe a sigh of relief once Aries season is over. No offense to the ram, but every April is so chaotic and tense. The energy is buzzing with anxiety, the weather is absolutely bi-polar, and something abrupt or violent always seems to happen.… Continue reading Mother’s Day- A Taurus Holiday

astrology, single mom

Neptune on the Galactic Center

I recently paid a visit to my mentor, who is part of a co-housing establishment (I.E. a very organized hippie commune) and a professional astrologer. My family was originally involved with the planned community, but the price tag eventually became too high for us and we were forced to look at alternative home-buying options. It… Continue reading Neptune on the Galactic Center

astrology, pisces

The gullible Empath

I've written about this before (pre-Saturn Return, in 2009): I'm a Pisces, blah blah, we are sensitive and easily led astray. Now I've matured a bit- I'll be 35 on Sunday..OMG! Is 35 too old to say "OMG"? Now that I've reached my ripe soon to-be-middle age, I know that this fish DOES have a… Continue reading The gullible Empath

pisces, single mom

The Golden Rule

I used to  believe in the Golden Rule. My hippie parents taught me to "treat people the way you want to be treated" and so I went forth into the world with the best of intentions for my fellow-man. I would show them respect and logically, I would receive it in return. I soon realized the… Continue reading The Golden Rule

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3: you ain’t seen nuthin’ yet.

LB in the grocery store: (to a complete stranger) LBHi! I getting this cereal. The other one is too expensive, but this one is good. Stranger (mildly amused)Oh, that's a good one, huh?LBYes, it IS a good one. I'm putting it in the cart now. Stranger(starting to laugh a little bit)Okay, you do that.LBWhat's your name?… Continue reading 3: you ain’t seen nuthin’ yet.