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About dadsnook

Dave has been exploring cyclic astrology since the mid-1970's. CYCLIC astrology utilizes both Return charts and planetary-pair cycles for short-term prediction. These practices and four years of archived material are available for study or reading at ninthhouse.wordpress.com A new book, Personal Prediction ISBN 978-9-615-63033-5, has been published and the MC-Solar Cycle technique is now supported through a recognized software provider so that all students and practicing astrologers can apply these techniques for their own use. Recently, Dave has been exploring a new charting format:, transiting Moon to natal Sun Return charts. These moon-sun returns show how see seek to maintain or deal with change in our lives. A book is expected to be released in 2015. Contact Dave for details at dadsnook@charter.net Dave is a retired business systems analyst and automation systems engineer, enjoys woodcarving and tarot in addition to astrology.

Exploring Solar Returns and Prog’d Daily Angles (PSSR) Charts, Part 2

This series of posting explores the use of precession-corrected Solar Returns and Progressed Daily Angles charts.  Sidereal astrologers refer to these as Solar Returns and PSSRs (progressed sidereal solar returns).  Both the tropical version used here and the sidereal version … Continue reading

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The Most-Read Essay On This Site !

The most recent post on Donald Trump illustrated how important it was to have the right chart for exploring the issue at hand.  For that posting about the first GOP political debate amongst the Republican Party candidates, when Trump attacked … Continue reading

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Wacky Personality Requires Wacky Charts

Some days it takes a lot of work to come up with charts to present and discuss on a blog site.  This may be because nothing in the news inspires you.  Or, nothing in the folder of ‘blog subjects’ where … Continue reading

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Trump: Firing His Way To Innocence?

On May 9th, President Trump fired his FBI Director, Comey.  In previous TV interviews Trump had repeatedly said the he had complete confidence in his FBI Director.  This was believed due to Comey ‘timely’ announcements during the Presidential elections regarding … Continue reading

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Part 3: How Two Men Met

I won’t explain the above photo other than to say that the man is the well-known baseball player, long retired, Rod Carew.  Among the many youthful fans he encountered, signing autographs and taking the time to speak to and encourage, … Continue reading

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Part 2 (of 3 parts, now): How Two Men Met.

After writing out Part 2 of this story, I decided to stretch the story out and make it into three parts instead of just 2.  The following charts for Konrad Reuland are very interesting.  So, the suspense, for most of … Continue reading

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Part 1 of 2: How Two Men Finally Met

Konrad Reuland was a National Football League player.  Not one of the well known stars of the game, but a strong, healthy and capable player who grew up loving sports.  His early life started in Illinois where he attended school … Continue reading

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