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We are Eternals having a human experience
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by Robert Wilkinson Today is the birthday of 4 extraordinary musicians! A big Happy goes out to Colin Blunstone of the Zombies, guitar master Jeff Beck, Mick Fleetwood of Fleetwood Mac, and an old friend of mine, the remarkable Arthur... Continue reading
Posted 6 hours ago at Aquarius Papers - Global Astrology
by Robert Wilkinson Yes, Mars is slowing in motion, preparing to go retrograde in early Aquarius. What does this mean? Mars will go stationary retrograde June 26, 2018, 2:05 pm PDT, 10:05 pm BST, at 10 Aquarius. I'll be posting... Continue reading
Posted 10 hours ago at Aquarius Papers - Global Astrology
by Robert Wilkinson June 24 is the birthday of the great journalist, short story writer, and satirist Ambrose Bierce. Time for some dry humor!! If you don't know who Ambrose Bierce (June 24, 1842 - assumed to have died sometime... Continue reading
Posted 17 hours ago at Aquarius Papers - Global Astrology
by Robert Wilkinson There are few musicians who are true geniuses, and in an interesting twist of fate, two were born back to back on June 20 and 21, with the other being the magnificent Ray Davies. Today we celebrate... Continue reading
by Robert Wilkinson Today’s the birthday of Adam Faith. While he only had one hit in the US, he was huge in the UK! Rosetta and the Orlons dominated the charts in the early 60s with some very catchy tunes,... Continue reading
by Robert Wilkinson 46 years ago today on June 23, 1972, Title IX was signed into law in the US. That allowed equal rights for women to compete in college sports and ended gender discrimination in education, changing the world... Continue reading
by Robert Wilkinson We are in a time zone where two musical geniuses have back to back birthdays. Tonight we send a big shout-out to a true songwriting genius of modern music, Ray Davies of the Kinks. For those who... Continue reading
Posted 2 days ago at Aquarius Papers - Global Astrology
by Robert Wilkinson Besides the legendary Ray Davies, who we’ll celebrate later, June 21 is the birthday of the two major talents in the title! Brandon has made some of the most pounding 21st century attitude rock being made, and... Continue reading
Posted 2 days ago at Aquarius Papers - Global Astrology
by Robert Wilkinson We kick off our musical weekend celebrating the life and work of a true guitar master. Chet Atkins (June 20, 1924 – June 30, 2001) was a guitarist and producer who played a huge part, along with... Continue reading
Posted 2 days ago at Aquarius Papers - Global Astrology
by Robert Wilkinson This initiating, organizing, revelatory and re-considering Full Moon organizing the wisdom teaching opened in the past 3 Full Moons occurs at 9:53 pm PDT June 27, 12:53 am EDT and 5:53 am BST June 28, and falls... Continue reading
Posted 2 days ago at Aquarius Papers - Global Astrology
by Robert Wilkinson This began as an answer to a comment a while back. None of us need be trapped by circumstances. None of us need be poor, or struggle with life. All of us have skills to be developed... Continue reading
Posted 3 days ago at Aquarius Papers - Global Astrology
by Robert Wilkinson At a FB astrology site, a question was asked. To paraphrase it, what are the similarities and differences between Gemini and Virgo? That got me to thinking... I answered that "Gemini is about discovery with no need... Continue reading
Posted 4 days ago at Aquarius Papers - Global Astrology
by Robert Wilkinson The Summer Solstice occurs June 21, 3:07 am PDT, 6:07 am EDT, and 11:07 am BST. It's the longest day of the year in the Northern Hemisphere, said to be the time at which "free will" acts... Continue reading
Posted 5 days ago at Aquarius Papers - Global Astrology
by Robert Wilkinson It might not seem like a big deal now, but the 1964 Civil Rights Act really was a point in history where the present split from the past creating a new future, and not just in the... Continue reading
Posted 5 days ago at Aquarius Papers - Global Astrology
by Robert Wilkinson Today we send up a big Happy 76th Birthday to one of the world's musical treasures, Paul McCartney. Paul McCartney (18 June 1942) has given us some of the most memorable love songs in history (rockers too!),... Continue reading
Posted 6 days ago at Aquarius Papers - Global Astrology
by Robert Wilkinson Neptune goes stationary retrograde at 17 Pisces tomorrow, at 4:27 pm PDT June 18, 12:27 am BST June 19. What does this mean and how will it impact us? When any of the planets go stationary retrograde,... Continue reading
Posted 7 days ago at Aquarius Papers - Global Astrology
by Robert Wilkinson Today we send up a huge happy and merry to the great Motown songwriter Lamont Dozier (June 16, 1941). Along with Brian Holland (February 15, 1941) and his brother Eddie Holland (October 30, 1939), these guys made... Continue reading
Posted Jun 16, 2018 at Aquarius Papers - Global Astrology
by Robert Wilkinson This week we had some major musical birthdays, and today we dance! June 12 was the birthday of one of the prototypical punk rockers, Reg Presley of the Troggs, who gave us one of the most memorable... Continue reading
Posted Jun 16, 2018 at Aquarius Papers - Global Astrology
by Robert Wilkinson Today’s the birthday of the scribe of the Tibetan Master D.K., author of some of the most profound metaphysical works ever published. Alice Ann Bailey (June 16, 1880 – December 15, 1949), or “AAB” as she is... Continue reading
Posted Jun 16, 2018 at Aquarius Papers - Global Astrology
by Robert Wilkinson Besides Harry and Waylon, today’s the birthday of jazz piano legend Erroll Garner. This year the bio will be brief while the music performances won’t be! Erroll Garner (June 15, 1923 – January 2, 1977) was a... Continue reading
Posted Jun 15, 2018 at Aquarius Papers - Global Astrology
by Robert Wilkinson Today we celebrate the birthdays of two talents who were remarkable in their similarities and differences. One's voice was beautiful, one's was deep and resonant. Both were rebels, and hung around with unique talents. Harry and St.... Continue reading
Posted Jun 15, 2018 at Aquarius Papers - Global Astrology
by Robert Wilkinson This was originally part of a series on retrograde planets but it seemed worthy of independent examination. The speeds of our natal and progressed planets are linked to the RX phenomenon, but have their own meaning in... Continue reading
Posted Jun 15, 2018 at Aquarius Papers - Global Astrology
by Robert Wilkinson Today's the birthday of one great keyboard player, and one great bass voice! Rod Argent (14 June 1945) founded the Zombies in 1962, one of the most underrated and electrifying acts ever to hit the scene, and... Continue reading
Posted Jun 14, 2018 at Aquarius Papers - Global Astrology
by Robert Wilkinson This is a part of the art of synastry, of seeing how our planets affect others and vise-versa. This subject fills entire books, so today's article won't be exhaustive, but it addresses something mostly overlooked in the... Continue reading
Posted Jun 14, 2018 at Aquarius Papers - Global Astrology
by Robert Wilkinson This article covers significant aspects, degree symbols, and other important factors in this Gemini New Moon chart. This Lunation will help us integrate our personality so we can live a more Soul-ful life. This allows us to... Continue reading
Posted Jun 13, 2018 at Aquarius Papers - Global Astrology