Finding Paul Newman’s Future

I knew I wanted to do a post tonight on the I Ching which is an ancient Chinese text and divination system used once by emperors in Ancient China. Today you can visit various sites online to get free readings.  Not just for emperors anymore. The beauty of I Ching is that you just need…

For me, Year of the Phoenix

I am pretty sure it will soon be the year of the metal tiger in Chinese Astrology, but for me it is already the year of the Phoenix.  The phoenix was the first creature I observed on New Year’s day in 2010…Yes, Phoenix.  Technically, the creature should be a living thing, but I didn’t notice…

Mating Butterflies/Good Year

I took this photo today of these two Monarchs mating at the Huntington Library/Gardens today.  In my photo it is hard to tell, but there are actually two butterflies in the image.  One on top of the other. We were fortunate enough to see the entire ritual in action.  There was quite a dance in…

Sweet Dreams in the New Year

Happy New Year to everyone!  On to a smashing-good 2010! 🙂 Sometimes the best divination is simple.  Pulling one card from any kind of deck can be magical and/or medicinal.  It all depends on if you are the type of person, like me, who seeks symbolism in everything. After a NYE dream of thousands of…