An Account of Fascinating Friendships with Hesse and Jung

have been blessed with genuine affability to allow him to form deep, significant friendships. Our overall understanding of these two men is all the better for it. I would certainly recommend this book.

HANS REMEMBERS- THURSDAY OCTOBER 8, 1970- 50 YEARS AGO — slicethelife (Reblog)

Hans Remembers- Thursday October 8, 1970- 50 Years ago. Soviet author Aleksandr Solzhenitsyn was announced as the Nobel Prize winner in Literature. He would not be allowed to leave the Soviet Union to accept the award. Solzhenitsyn was expelled from the Union of Soviet Writers in 1968. The Soviets were not happy with his winning […]HANS … Continue reading HANS REMEMBERS- THURSDAY OCTOBER 8, 1970- 50 YEARS AGO — slicethelife (Reblog)

The Wonderful Mr Charles Dickens – Astrology Musings

Intriguingly, this may be one of two factors which the young Charles shared with Shakespeare of Stratford Upon Avon, who also appears to have not finished his own formal education. We do know that Dickens worked for a time in a law office in London, which some suspect the young Bard also did back in his day, when he too arrived in London during his so-called 'missing years'. Dickens was a keen theatre goer too and may have grasped ideas of characterisation from that colourful arena. Virgo is a very keen observer indeed.

Top Ten Tuesday: Questions I Would Ask My Favorite Authors — The Book Lovers’ Sanctuary (Reblog)

Top Ten Tuesday was created by The Broke and the Bookish in June of 2010 and was moved to That Artsy Reader Girl in January of 2018. It was born of a love of lists, a love of books, and a desire to bring bookish friends together. PREVIOUS TOP TEN TUESDAY TOPICS: July 14: Books … Continue reading Top Ten Tuesday: Questions I Would Ask My Favorite Authors — The Book Lovers’ Sanctuary (Reblog)

Astrology Musings: the Creativity of Victor Hugo

Writer, poet, dramatist, novelist, essayist, painter, architect, critic... his creations include 'The Hunchback of Notre Dame', and the novel 'Les Miserable'. Few creative geniuses of the 19th century - or at any time - were as eclectic as Victor Hugo.
So what made him tick, astrologically speaking?