Beyond the Shadow Feminine | Eric Francis Coppolino
When personal planets interact with groupings of asteroids — or with major, slow-moving aspects such as the Uranus-Pluto square — we often can see unpleasant psychological material being acted out. I beneath a prime example in this essay: the eruption of attempts to control women’s bodies. Click here for full article.
The Folk Art of Therapy | Eric Francis Coppolino
Is your soul burning to open up a real discussion about your life? Have you been dealing with the same problems over and over for years? In this article I explore the differences between two general types of therapy, along with tips on how to choose a therapist who truly suits you. Click here for full article.
In Canada, They Call it Therapy | Eric Francis Coppolino
Working with a new astrology client, I generally start with a look at their Chiron transits and ask the person what was happening in their life at each point. When I teach this process in Canada, they tell me it would be defined as “therapy.” I call it tuning in to the creative force and showing respect for the mystery; in this this article, I outline my process for you. Click here for full article.
We’re About to Go Off the Map | Eric Francis Coppolino
What seemed to emerge during the last week of the 13th baktun of the Mayan calendar, which turned over on Dec. 21, 2012, was an awareness of the problems we face on a systemic level. There was not, that I could discern, spontaneous enlightenment. But there seemed to be a clear look at the process of karma — an understanding that the conditions of society have consequences in society, for all of us. Click here for full article.
Threefold Goddess in a Field of Grain | Eric Francis Coppolino
You can think of Virgo in its outer form — how it expresses itself in ways that we can observe with the senses; then there are the deeper layers. Based in Alice A. Bailey’s description of Virgo as an expression of the threefold goddess, this piece probes deeper under the surface level of Virgo to the esoteric levels — including the more nuanced understanding of this sign brought by Chiron’s transformative discovery. Click here for full article.
A Beginner’s Guide to the 21st Century | Eric Francis Coppolino
It’s taken me 14 years to get a handle on the 21st century, but I finally feel like I’m making some progress — and I’m learning how helpful it is to look to the past for some information about where we are today. Apropos of the influence of Uranus and Pluto plus certain Pisces planets at the beginning of 2015, two concepts media studies pioneer Marshall McLuhan was fond of stand out: the way in which the environment we live in tends to be invisible; and pattern recognition. Click here for full article.