0 4
Tarot

Cheerleaders, Devils, and Flying M&M's, Oh My! Part 2: Out Of My Head And Into Your Garage



by Jo-Anne Penn-Kast May 10, 2010 09:08 AM EST
Cheerleaders, Devils, and Flying M&M's, Oh My! Part 2: Out Of My Head And Into Your Garage
...So what it came down to was this: I knew I was vulnerable and needed a cheerleader, so I made an effort to become one for others. 
For example, I offered myself out to my family for tangible projects that I could do for them for free, particularly those that they couldn't handle or face alone. When things got slow and I felt myself slipping I even resorted to begging ("pleeeeease can I paint your condo, organize your stuff, refinish the furniture, help you move, clean your garage, be your grunt labor on that new addition, transplant your plants, anything…"), stuff that would get me out of the house, take me out of my own head and off in a new direction where I could "shake it off", or release, recharge, reconnect, and gain a fresh perspective; one that would hopefully help to hybridize and balance my usual states of extremes.
Interestingly enough, I noticed that each of the projects I sought or hungered for was somehow a specifically defined, helpful chore or manual labor distraction embedded in a Pentacle experience that I could see, touch, check off a list, assign a redeeming value, receive feedback on, or physically photograph as a transformational "after", rather than the stalled or interminable "before", "during", "not again", and "really?" that exists in the state of Eternal Potential (city of Someday, neighborhood of Eventually) which is where I otherwise live. 
And at that time I needed to experience measurable results, not more potential, so I sought out these opportunities and I think this is also why I avoided renewing projects at my own place at first -- no rallying point or ability to attain visible evidence of actual progress. (Our Fool's Paradise is such an overwhelming long term project that in this economy, musical crap and mundane maintenance was about the only thing one person alone could tackle without access to loads of Benjamins, help from a master planner -- and many hands).  
Besides, from Oct. through much of April this year the constant vacuuming of hundreds, sometimes thousands of ladybugs, excuse me "Asian Lady Beetles", left me frustrated and disgusted by the rut of unavoidably wasted time. (Don't even get me started on those *@!&?#% flying M&M's, who, by the way and FYI, were NOT hibernating at all… :)
Next time -- Part 3: Jazz Hands and Finish Lines

Meanwhile, don't forget to check out my updated Unlimited Tarot Readings subscription offer under the Tarot section here at astrology.com or the latest version of our itarot (free, deluxe, and extreme) apps for iphone and the ipad over at the itunes store. Both with exclusive features, including free daily email readings and the "be your own tarot reader" options!

Some of my related articles and stuff:

Cheerleaders, Devils, and Flying M&M's, Oh My!, Speaking of Fools, Anytime Tarot for Everyday People, Mayan Prophesy a la Mode...et, al.  at Quantum Tarot 

What Tarot Can Do For You: Steps to Success:

Card of the Day: Get a boost with my free Power Card du jour

 
Find your path to fulfillment with a Free Psychic Reading. Call 1-800-749-5790 right now!
 
Can't get enough astrology? Icon fb Like us on Facebook!
 
you may also be interested in...
The Stars This Week: January 26 - February 1, 2015
The Stars This Week: January 19-25, 2015
The Stars This Week: January 12-18, 2015
The Stars This Week: January 5-11, 2015
Monthly Summary for October 2014
Monthly Summary for September 2014
Monthly Summary for August 2014
Monthly Summary for July 2014

Astrology On the Go

ASTROLOGY NEWSLETTERS

Wake Up to Your Horoscope
in Your Inbox

Start your day with a dose of the cosmos -- get your daily horoscope delivered straight to your email!

related articles
 
Friendship Versus Romance as Venus in Aquarius Opposes Jupiter in Leo
Friendship Versus Romance as Venus in Aquarius Opposes Jupiter in Leo

No matter what your current relationship status, this is an excellent week to analyze your love... read more »

 
Mars in Pisces: Poetry in Motion
Mars in Pisces: Poetry in Motion

"We should consider every day lost on which we have not danced at least once.” --... read more »

 
Rewrite the Love Rules: Venus in Aquarius
Rewrite the Love Rules: Venus in Aquarius

Love Goddess Venus adopts her most free-spirited mindset when she visits Aquarius from January 4... read more »

 
New astro forecast sheep 300x250

featured bloggers


Marjorie Orr


Marjorie Orr
Marjorie Orr has an M.A. (Hons) in English Literature and Philosophy from Glasgow University, and was a current affairs journalist, award-winning BBC TV documentary producer and then a psychotherapist. She has a worldwide following for her astrology... read more

Astrology.com videos
4015141944001
4015139339001
4015139319001
4015139319001
4015144978001
4015144983001
4015144989001
4015139348001
4015149106001
4015149095001
4015149130001
4015157135001
4015149086001
ast:div-chinese:vid:asdhlovescope
Today's Cosmic Calendar
 
Today's Planetary Forecast

Drifting back into old and stress-producing behavior patterns is almost always a potential hazard when the Moon passes... read more »

 
The Stars This Week!
 
The Stars This Week

Help Arrives! This week begins with romance, as the love planet, Venus, enters the most sensitive sign of the zodiac,... read more »