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Why you need to know how to take care of yourself

Posted on May 7, 2020 | Link to original Dear Friend and Reader: In early 2006, when I was living in Brussels, I attended my first event at the European Commission headquarters as a newly credentialed reporter. It was a symposium on a possible flu pandemic, potentially coming soon, that had press attention at the … Read more

Where Two or More Are Gathered, by Eric Francis

“Only puny secrets need protecting. Big secrets are protected by public incredulity.” — Marshall McLuhan Dear Friend and Reader: I’ve been seeing and hearing the term “conspiracy theorist” flying around, and in tonight’s letter I want to offer a few thoughts about this. The term has been coming up in the context of those who … Read more

Beyond the Thrill of Death by Eric Francis

Posted on April 26, 2020 | Link to original Dear Friend and Reader: There is a gem of a book from the early 1970s called The Lazy Man’s Guide to Enlightenment. It’s about 50 little pages in total and designed to be memorized. The purpose of the book is a trip guide. At the time, … Read more

The Private Idaho Virus by Eric Francis

For many, this scenario brings up their most personal worst fears: of martial law and dictatorship, of mandatory, improperly tested vaccines, of poverty, of a financial collapse, of corporate greed, of government incompetence, of food running out. Of the creepy 5G satellite system we’re told will soon blanket the globe and every street. Keep off … Read more

An Earth Day Unlike Any Other by Eric Francis

Love from Upstate N.Y.: 46 minutes and 46 seconds of solitude by the Coxing http://bookofblue.com/audio/200419-coxing-Z0086.mp3 Anyone who is concerned about global warming or who despises fracking should be in love with the novel coronavirus. Dear Friend and Reader: Tonight at 10:25 pm EST is the Taurus New Moon. This is a big day for Taurus … Read more

Taurus Sun and New Moon, Saturn, Chiron, Uranus

Posted on April 20, 2020 | Link to original Dear Friend and Reader: Today the Sun entered Taurus at 10:45 am EDT. It did so toward the end of the lunar cycle; the Taurus New Moon is Earth Day — Wednesday, April 22. I’ll come back to that in a moment and develop the story … Read more

Ongoing Thoughts About Our Planetary Situation

New York, April 9, 2020 | Link to Original Dear Friend and Reader: Good evening. I trust this letter finds you well, or at least doing your best. I’m writing to you tonight with thoughts I’ve been gathering over the past month or so. This letter is really several articles in one. You might take … Read more

Libra Full Moon: Peace, Love, Intuition | Planet Waves

We are firmly in territory where we must connect with inner guidance. This has been the subject of enough books to slaughter the entire Amazon rainforest for paper. It’s probably occupied a millennium of person-hours at Esalen and Omega institutes. Yet it’s learned through practice and experience. New York, April 5, 2020 | Link to … Read more

The Road Ahead, the Road Beyond

New York, Thursday, April 2, 2020 Dear Friend and Reader: Here is the long view. The United States has until Dec. 21 to get its act together, by which I mean decide what kind of society we want to be. That is the day of the Jupiter-Saturn conjunction in Aquarius. Jupiter-Saturn is the answer to … Read more