I am writing this as a warm, dry wind rustles the fig tree outside the window. It’s a strange wind, unusual for this time of year in France, bearing no rain, but a promise of thunder.
That feeling of an electrical storm — with all its beauty and terror — may be what you feel now about the month ahead. And indeed it is quite a month, with two eclipses and a Mercury Retrograde to contend with.
The mighty Sun is at his most powerful in August, since the Lion, the sign he rules, rides on the horizon. And this August the Sun is accompanied by Mars, the god of war. There is fire here.
And yet, the Sun will be eclipsed…
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