As I mentioned in my previous blog post, I recently assisted at a training for 175 people who wanted to be certified as NLP practitioners. In that post I wrote that "NLP [Neuro-Linguistic Programming] is a set of tools that will allow you to communicate better with yourself (between the conscious and subconscious mind) as well as communicate better with others in order to achieve ecological goals. For the purposes here, ecology means good for me, good for you, good for the community." In fact, I have heard several people use this definition and have also read it many times. The focus, here, is on NLP being a set of tools. And while that's not inaccurate, it's also not exactly right.
The New Moon in Gemini occurred yesterday at 7:47 pm EDT (11:47 pm GMT), Sunday, May 20, 2012, at 0 degrees. New moons signify a new cycle, new beginnings, and rebirth.
This New Moon, along with the Sun (also in Gemini) will highlight the airy Gemini qualities of adaptability and expression, as well as third house themes of communication and achievements. This Gemini New Moon period is the perfect time to take stock of your efforts in your social life, your friendships, and your family relationships.
This New Moon also occurred simultaneously with an Annular Solar Eclipse. The extra energy from the lining up of these two orbs leads to a change in patterns, effectively asking us to do
Gemini, The Twins
May 20 to June 20
Keywords: Versatile, charming, engaging, witty, restless, duplicitous
As a Gemini, you are known for your skills at communication: witty and engaging, you are able to charm anyone, though you sometimes forget to listen when communicating with others. You are also known for your dual personality (or perhaps more), which can lead to some people describing you as "two-faced." You are intelligent and curious, never ceasing your collection of information.
You immensely enjoy meeting new people, though few fall of those friends fall into the realm of being more than an acquaintance. In relationships,