Leo [July 22 – August 22]
A Geometry whiz in school, I wanted to trisect the angle. It was done in the early 70's by a Japanese man in Hawaii using something called a computer. About that time I saw an Astrology Chart. Said to myself, "I don't believe in this but it looks like it could be a theorem and proof..." So I started to noodle. I found a language of timing and probability that has fascinated me for over 40 years. I have done talk radio and television, written for periodicals and established a varied clientele. Do I 'believe' in Astrology? Yes! Just like I believe in a hammer and nails...my work is an invaluable tool. And I am not a spook. I'm a nerd.
Notes from Nova
“Is Mercury Retrograde?” The beleaguered businesswoman next to me hisses over the splash of water aerobics. Mercury is retrograde 3.1 times a year, when it overtakes the earth in it’s orbit. For about 80% of us, it manifests as a frustrating period of ‘do-overs’, a time to clean up, repair and reorganize. The other 20%[…]
I wasn’t thrilled with Geometry. But she was thrilled with me. For some reason I could intuit a lot of the steps in Theorems and Proofs, and was her Star Pupil. We had a couple of lively discussions on the trisection of an angle. Fast forward to 1970. Raising a family but kept a compass[…]