A Little Bit of Lead

One day, when I was around 9 or so, I found a strange thing on the beach. A soft dark-grayish lump with a dull shine. At first, I thought it was some kind of modeling clay, but never before had I seen modeling clay seen of that color. Still, it was malleable, so I played … Continue reading A Little Bit of Lead

Devil’s Debts

A few days ago, a dear friend of mine asked me this question. 'I have the Devil Card. This is bad, right?' She was talking about one of those one-card draws that sometimes appear on horoscopes. I had to confess that I had no idea. You see, I've always maintained that all cards are neutral, so all … Continue reading Devil’s Debts

A Taming of Fires

A series of recent conversations with various people have led me to think about obsession. This is nothing to new to me, as I have five planets in the House of Leo, making me a very fiery person. For us, people of fire, obsession comes easily. We’re creatures of passion and addictions, which means that … Continue reading A Taming of Fires