Monthly archive December, 2016
Vettius Valens on violent death

Vettius Valens on violent death

Valens has a long pararagraph on violent death in his II book and I have been researching these information in order to compare them to my mother’s chart, who died 15 years ago in a car accident. I finished by writring all up, rearranging the text and drawing his 11 example charts. I know, this...
The astrological do's and don'ts in the kitchen on Christmas (or at any other time!)

The astrological do’s and don’ts in the kitchen on Christmas (or at any other time!)

I guess there are many things you should or should not to do on Christmas, according to your personal believe system, social class, country origin and so on. But there are also astrological rules. These are the most tricky ones. One of them is not even to try to fry falafel with a Scorpio Moon....
The cooking astrologer

The cooking astrologer

I am none of these “cool kids” sitting the hold day in front of their books and clients, knowing everything about all possible technological techniques, either tropical, sidereal, modern or traditional. My life is busy with a big house, kids, cats, garden, activities, writing and publishing and my many friends. I write my articles mainly...
(7) Lilly's horary examples on pregnancy and children

(7) Lilly’s horary examples on pregnancy and children

In his 5th chapter (p. 238), Lilly explains how to look at charts regarding pregnancy and children. Modern astrologers often doubt that a horary might have long lasting validity. They assume, that a chart has a defined  duration. Nevertheless, traditional astrologers as William Lilly were used to answer generic charts (will I ever have children)...
Referendum in Italy - Will the constitution change ? Analysis of the opening of polls

Referendum in Italy – Will the constitution change ? Analysis of the opening of polls

This is the English translation of my original post in Italian, published on Oct. 3rd, 2016. I did not change any astrological comments from the original post, but added some political information for those readers not familiar with Italian politics. In my analysis of the  English referendum “Brexit” I had chosen to work with the...