Tag Archives: primary directions

A Progressive Politician

Recently I was listening to a news broadcast about Bill de Blasio, the Mayor elect of New York City.  The journalist must have used the word ‘progressive’ at least a dozen times in describing the new mayor’s views.  It occurred … Continue reading

Posted in Astrology | Tagged , , , | 15 Comments

A Neat Astrology Program

Recently I was doing a google search regarding primary directions and came across an intriguing astrology calculation program called ZET by Anatoly Zaytsev of the Ukraine.  The graphics were quite impressive and informative.  There is even a freeware version which you … Continue reading

Posted in Astrology | Tagged , | 3 Comments

Mark Sanchez has career-ending shoulder surgery

  In a previous post I looked at the likelihood that football player Mark Sanchez would need shoulder surgery. On Tuesday October 8, 2013, it was reported that he had his shoulder surgery that evening.  According to Newsday: Mark Sanchez’s 2013 season … Continue reading

Posted in Astrology | Tagged , , | Leave a comment

Primary Directions E-book

This is to announce the publication of my e-book about primary directions.  It will be available on amazon.com on September 10, 2013.  The book is intended to be an introduction to primary directions for astrologers who have little familiarity with … Continue reading

Posted in Astrology | Tagged | 14 Comments

David Frost dies at 74 — the value of Primary Directions in Astrology

On August 31, 2013, Veteran broadcaster Sir David Frost died at the age of 74 after a suspected heart attack on board a cruise ship where he was scheduled to give a speech.  The Guardian said that according to his family … Continue reading

Posted in Astrology | Tagged , , | 5 Comments

Primary Directions – a question about the source of an image

I was recently looking though some files on my computer and came across a useful graphic that explains the semi-arc method of primary directions.  I must have downloaded this file from the internet some years ago but I don’t remember … Continue reading

Posted in Astrology | Tagged , | Leave a comment

The passing of Joyce Brothers and Primary Directions

I heard on the news today that pop psychologist and TV personality Doctor Joyce Brothers died today (13 May 2013).  The cause of death was respiratory failure.  AstroDataBank gives her birth data as: Name Brothers, Joyce Gender: F Birthname Joyce … Continue reading

Posted in Astrology | Tagged , , | 2 Comments

Rectifying the chart of Alexander the Great

In previous posts I proposed that Alexander the Great was born around 19-20 August 356 BC, based on historical evidence and astrological conjecture.  Records suggest that he was born close to the time of the Olympics in mid- to late-August … Continue reading

Posted in Astrology, Tarot | Tagged , , | Leave a comment

Can Modern Planets be used with Traditional Astrology?

My own view of astrology is that it is a form of divination and an amalgamation of diverse techniques and traditions that sometimes contradict one another.  It is laughable that some astrologers claim they have the “true” astrology or the … Continue reading

Posted in Astrology | Tagged , , , , , | 3 Comments

Whitney Houston found dead in hotel bathtub

As everyone knows by now, singer Whitney Houston was found dead in a bathtub at a Beverly Hills hotel on Saturday, 11 February 2011.  She was pronounced dead at 3:55 p.m. (6:55 p.m. ET) at the Beverly Hilton.  As I write … Continue reading

Posted in Astrology | Tagged , , , , | 5 Comments