As we near the holidays and the end of one year, it is easy for our minds to drift toward the new year...a time of new beginnings, and often resolutions, goals, and reflections. We often examine where we are and what it will take to get to where we want to be. Often, these goals and resolutions are difficult to achieve, and end up by the wayside within a matter of months (or weeks, or days…).
Many of us are aware of astrology's power to help us examine our personalities and the personalities of others, using the blueprint of our birth chart to navigate our relationships and be our best selves. But, what if could use the power of astrology to also guide us in planning, in achieving
What is the first sign of summer for you? Eating dinner outdoors? The basil in your garden? Popsicles, kiddie pools? Bathing suit weather? The sun crossing into the sign of Cancer?
At Llewellyn, the sign that summer is truly here is when our 2013 annuals arrive to the warehouse! Yup folks, they are all here, which means they're already on their way to a bookstore near you -- or perhaps you've already received yours if you ordered online!
I just wanted to share a blog post by an annual writer, Calantirniel, who wrote a piece in Llewellyn's 2013 Witches' Companion titled "Who Heals the Healers?” which I'm sure will be of great interest to many of you. In that article, she promised
We still have more than a month to go, but before you know it Yule will be upon us again. While we sit at home sipping hot cocoa around the fire, shoveling the snow or snuggling into a down comforter, remember on this Veteran’s Day that many of our troops will be stationed in much hotter and much more dangerous places during the Yuletide. Instead of a quiet, dark time for reflection, they are faced with challenges many of us couldn’t imagine.
There are plenty of civilian and religious organizations that support American troops by sending them care packages and cards, or donating food for their struggling families, throughout the year. Today I’m going to highlight one such group