Rite of Spring as Metaphor for Renewal: Musing on Life and Death as Witches

Rite of Spring is one of the most renowned and controversial classical pieces ever performed. Written as a story of sacrifice to the harsh spring of Rus, composer Stravinsky pulled no punches in dramatic effect and eerie darkness. Stravinsksy teamed up with ballet choreographer Nijinsky, whose angular, distorted moves supposedly …

Donald Trump, Astrology and Preventing the Repeat of History

Donald Trump won’t be president forever, but that doesn’t mean damage hasn’t been done — and it doesn’t mean history isn’t still repeating itself in an almost predestined fashion. Astrologically, we know everything there is to know about the 45th President of the United States. We know that he’s a …