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Your numerology cycles October 1 - 15

"I saw old autumn in the misty morn Stand shadowless like silence, Listening to silence." ~Thomas Hood.   Calculate Your Key Number

Where is summer? And what will your summer look like? Your numerology cycles for July 1–15

What has happened to summer, That’s what I want to know. Is she on vacation— Who knows where did she go? Tell, what was she wearing;A zephyr breeze and rosebudOr grass and wild berry?Could she be...

Red envelopes, firecrackers and astrology: Chinese New Year traditions

This year, Chinese New Year will open up the Year of the Dragon. Well-known Chinese New Year’s traditions include firecrackers, cash-filled red envelopes, and wearing the colour red. Why do...

Back to reality: Your numerology cycles for January 16–31

Should you travel this week or stay cozy and read a book? Read Cassandra's forecast to find out.

The “merry month of come what may”: Your numerology cycles for May 1–15

The “merry month of come what may” has arrived and my Yorkshire terrier, Siriuss (as in Sirius Satellite Radio and the dog star), greeted May with such enthusiasm that he jumped off a second-storey...