2016 ~ The year the lightning bolt struck and everything changed…

Susan Miller, over at Astrology Zone (by far the best and most accurate astrologer I’ve ever known), had said early on in 2016 that Virgos could expect to be able to draw a line in the sand between everything that occurred before 2016 and everything that occurred afterward.  Although she didn’t (couldn’t) provide specifics (everyone’s … More 2016 ~ The year the lightning bolt struck and everything changed…

(Belated) reflections on the year 2015: last year in review

Since Mercury is retrograde and all that, I’m playing catch-up, and I’m painfully aware that is there a lot of catch-up to play. This post is fashionably embarrassingly late, but hey–better late than never, and stuff. Last year was kind of a continuation of 2014, in some ways.  And in other ways, it wasn’t. I … More (Belated) reflections on the year 2015: last year in review

Putting the “Jesus H Christ” back in “Christmas” – Traffic edition

Today’s post is brought to you by the previous one to two weeks in which simply conducting our normal daily routine was arduous and time-consuming, especially in reference to getting from Point A to Point B. This is because everyone and their dog in San Antonio has relatives in every part of the country (and … More Putting the “Jesus H Christ” back in “Christmas” – Traffic edition

As the Maypole spins

For my fellow Wiccans/Pagans, today is a major holiday, known as Beltane, where springtime, warmth, growth, life, and fertility are celebrated.  This probably conjures up visual images of dancing naked around bonfires in forests with flowers in your hair; that probably did happen and hell, it probably still happens in various little villages and communes…not … More As the Maypole spins