Yoga

Shine on Harvest Moon

I write this on October 13 under the powerful energy of the Full Harvest Moon. This moon always packs a wallop and is in the House of Aries. Why pay attention to this? What does it matter, and how does following the cycles of nature enhance our lives?   Consider this, we are manifestations of nature, we like everything else are made up of matter and...

Man in the Moon Marigolds

You might remember the film or play from 1972: The Effect of Gamma Rays on Man-in-the-Moon Marigolds by Paul Zindel.   The plot surrounded an eccentric family with a single mother and two daughters. One daughter of gifted intelligence performs a science experiment using gamma rays on the common marigold. Some of the flowers die, while others are transformed and mutated into fantastical new beings of...