Gemini vs Gemini

5 July 2011 The battle for World No 1 – Men’s Tennis In another interesting Wimbledon Men’s Tennis Final on 3 July 2011, the number 1 and number 2 players in the world squared off to decide the winner of one of the top prizes on the annual Tennis circuit. In the process Novak Djokovic…

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Synchronicity – an example

14 June 2011 Just now I was looking through some photos I had recently taken on my new iPad. One was a cut out page from The Age Good Weekend magazine, folded in half, laid on top of various random folders in my office, waiting for me to review some interesting comments in the article.

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Dr Zhivago and Jung

6 June 2011 [Frith and I saw the stage production of Dr Zhivago recently, courtesy of her father. Thanks, Lew!] While Dr Zhivago is largely remembered as a love story, I feel there is a deeper story that speaks to all of us, beyond love stories, as monumentally significant as they can sometimes be.

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Pluto in Capricorn Revisited

More Recent Observations June 1, 2010 If you missed last year’s articles on Pluto’s transit into Capricorn, you may still be trying to make sense of some of the major events of this last year. In my previous article Signs of the Times: Pluto in Capricorn (part 1) from July 2009, I noted: ‘Pluto’s journey through this…

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Pluto in Capricorn

Signs of the Times Let me begin this article with some predictions on the longest-lasting astrological development of 2008-09, namely Pluto’s move into the sign of Capricorn. After spending 140 days in this sign from 26 January 2008 to 14 June 2008, Pluto then returned to Sagittarius until 27 November 2008. From its first brief visit early in…

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Saturn in Libra

Saturn will commence its transit through the sign of Libra from 29 October 2009 to 7 April 2010, and then again from 21 July 2010 through to 5 October 2012. At any time in history certain events occur which capture the essence of some astrological transit of the time. The essence of the time, like the secrets…

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Voices from the Underground

Insights into current trends The GFC may be making the headlines, but do you know the astrological correlations with this – and other – major world trends? Astrology is the study of correlations between observed phenomena and the interpretation of the symbolism in the movements and patterns of the ‘planets’. Thus, it is interesting that within…

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Nadal’s success

Career Moves: Are we surprised? 8 May 2009 Malcolm Gladwell’s latest book Outliers reveals that it generally takes about 10,000 hours of work, training, practice for anyone to become world-class in any field. This is the price of world-class success. But what does it take for someone to be so committed to a pursuit to devote 10,000…

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Federer vs Roddick

2009 Wimbledon Men’s Final 5 July 2009 What happens when an irresistible force meets an immovable object? Well Andy Roddick’s serve was certainly an irresistible force, as shown by the fact that he won 37 service games straight against Roger Federer in the one match. But Federer proved to be the legendary immovable object. Even in the…

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The Ashes 2009

What Happened at Cardiff? The Ashes, first test, July 2009 15 July 2009 It isn’t over till it’s over! Just when everyone was expecting England to wilt on the last day of the First Test, and Australia push for a convincing victory, having outplayed England for most of the first four days, the momentum in…

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