Pre-eclipsia

Dark moon in Leo feels, as channelled by my familiar, Elvira. As Mistress of the Dark she knows all too well that the distance travelled once slungshot out of a new moon is directly proportional to the level at which you let go and made space during the dark. This is non negotiable magic cat…

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The Zooming Eclipse: Part One

There are only two ways the Great American Total Solar Eclipse is coming at you (and both of them are capitalised). The first* finds Monday’s behemoth raging towards you at speed. As you wind the window down to check you are not hallucinating (because seriously universe, you’re hurling yet more lightning and earthquakes and shit…

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The Zooming Eclipse: Part Two

There are only two ways the Great American Total Solar Eclipse is coming at you (and both of them are capitalised). The second* finds you ready, willing and able. As ready as you will ever be, as you do your level best to pace yourself and ride the rising tide. Willing because despite the scrambling…

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Shadow anyone?

~¬†Cleo Wade We are ratcheting into the pointy end of Eclipsia as tensions rise across the board. It may be inbuilt for us to be wary of what or who we don’t know. Still we have to be taught to turn that natural trepidation into hatred instead of curiousity. We have to be shown how…

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The Eclipse Test Pattern

In the olden days, when televisions were analog and there was only real news, if you stayed up late enough you saw this. Test patterns were created to ensure that everything was working properly in TV land: that nothing had been knocked out of whack, that everything was calibrating just as it had been designed…

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