Thursday Thoughts: Astrology. What do you believe?

Astrology consists of several systems of divination[1] based on the premise that there is a relationship between astronomical phenomena and events in the human world. Many cultures have attached importance to astronomical events, and the Indians,Chinese, and Mayans developed elaborate systems for predicting terrestrial events from celestial observations. In the West, astrology most often consists of a system of horoscopes purporting to explain aspects of a person’s personality and predict future events in their life based on the positions of the sun, moon, and other celestial objects at the time of their birth. The majority of professional astrologers rely on such systems- Wikipedia

I absolutely love the study of Astrology. Reading my horoscope every once in a while is fun! But there are a lot of people who believe it’s just a bunch of bogus generalizations that could apply to anyone. So then why, I ask you, is it so bloody bang on??

Fortune cookies, planetary alignment, fate in the stars… I 100% believe in this stuff. 🙂

Maybe it’s just because I’m a typical Pisces woman: sensitive yet outgoing, hyperactive tendencies, very positive and nurturing… I mean this is totally me in a nutshell.

Yesterday I just randomly clicked on this:

I almost jumped out of my chair!!!

“You are about to be rewarded for the sterling performance you put in all year, and when the accolades start, they will keep on rolling.” 

What??? This is so bang on it’s creepy!! My Journalism career… my article…the writing I’ve been working on all year…

“You will have at least one experienced executive to help you master the new elements of your position and teach you about the new standards you will need to meet. This person will be older, more experienced, and very much of a taskmaster, and although this person is at times hard to please, this executive will be able to…

Greg Pratt!! My first big story. I mean that’s pretty on par with what’s going on in my life.

Anyways, it’s a huge debate and has been for a very long time.

What do you think? Do you think horoscopes are crap? Do you believe astrological signs have meaning? Do you think we are ruled by the stars?? Let me know what your thoughts are on Astrology! 😀 I would love to discuss this subject with you 😀

Maybe it’s just the sensitive Pisces in me… but I would like to talk about our feelings ❤

Astrological signs

Astrological signs (Photo credit: Wikipedia