Tag Archives: cosmic

Horoscopes 6/23/14 – 6/29/14

Aries You begin the week feeling creative, playful, and a little more conscious about what needs to be done. You are building new work. A creative and futuristic attitude will propel you into the week. You’ll manifest through family, friends, and tribe. The new moon Friday is about memories, comfort zones, parents, and heritage. You […]

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Horoscopes 6/16/14 – 6/22/14

Aries You begin the week coming down from a socially rich time. Thursday afternoon through most of Saturday you’ll be the life of the party with the moon and Uranus in Aries. Resisting the urge to strike out at someone possibly close to you is a preferred option to take. Stay peaceful and surround yourself […]

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A Strange Fish Indeed

Well, Edmund was not fishing at any ordinary stream, and he was not here to catch ordinary fish.

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Horoscopes 5/26/14 – 6/1/14

Aries Your motivation is back. Your desire to be smarter is here as well. The new moon highlights environment, childhood friends, siblings, and cousins. It also gives you more of a passion for working with your hands. The weekend looks good for digging in the garden as well as taking care of domestic issues. Think in terms of getting things […]

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Horoscopes 5/19/14 – 5/25/14

Aries The wind is at your back with Mars going direct Monday evening. Problem relationships will be eliminated. Good relationships will be strengthened. The sun transits you third house beginning Tuesday night. Get more in touch with your local environment and the things you’re passionate about. Focus more on communication, poetry, storytelling, and song writing. Be aware […]

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Horoscopes 05/12/14 – 05/18/14

Aries For adults, this week may be characterized by an extra active libido, along with a search for deeper meaning. We begin with Venus and Mars opposite each other in mutual reception. The full moon in Scorpio Wednesday picks up the pace of the passion, along with the sun in Taurus’ sensual nature. Venus conjoins […]

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Horoscopes 4/14 – 4/20

Aries This is your grand finale week. We begin with a full moon lunar eclipse in your seventh house. Partnership issues are bound to be affected by this. There is a sense of love and confrontation at the same time. Money and security issues weigh in heavily Tuesday through early Thursday. By Friday you find things […]

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Horoscopes 4/7-4/13

Aries A huge buildup of energy takes place this week. Those who are not busy being born are busy dying. Tie up loose ends. Practice deep breathing and keep your patience while things are seemingly getting out of hand. Tuesday and Wednesday are power days for you, when the pressure will lessen and you’ll be in […]

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Horoscopes 3/31 – 4/6

Aries Know your limits without having to be ruled by them. You should find ways to compromise between your desires and other peoples wishes. The week begins strong for you with the moon in Aries Monday. Stubborn personalities may hinder your progress on Wednesday and Thursday. This weekend you may find it more rewarding to […]

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Horoscopes 3/24-3/30

Aries It’s your time to shine this week. Finish off any unfinished business that you meant to complete in the last several months. Think of this as a time to clean up the things that were left undone. You need to start your solar year with a sense of freshness. Relationship issues continue to amaze you. […]

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It’s Like My Dad Always Said, “To Make An Omelette, You Have To Raise A Few Chickens. And Then You Have To Slaughter Those Chickens-Yes, Son, That’s Blood. Please Stop Crying. Do You Want To Eat Or Not?”

“I’m afraid I can’t let you into Canada, Sean.” I had been mentally toiling under the certainty of hearing these […]

Freedom Isn’t Free

So what happened?

Last Call

It is with an overall sense of profound appreciation that I write these words. Thank you to everyone who’s ever walked through my door and every advertiser who wrote a check to help support this dream.

The Vine: Once a Synner…

by Max Sidman | I stared at the words on the screen for a minute before I could reply, a thousand thoughts and memories rushing through my mind during that hesitation.

Top 5 Synthesis Accomplishments

by Maurice Spencer Teilmann | Here’s the straight poop on five of my favorite/most memorable/most cringe-worthy things I did during my nine years writing and editing at Synthesis

Al Green: Still Wants To Get Next To You

by Jake Sprecher • Originally Published Sept. 2007 | Sing your love and happiness; sing all of it.

Farewell and Adieu to You Fair Spanish Ladies

And I got to say FUCK a lot.

Spew-o-Matic: The Legend of Esplanada

Every day she would walk up and down the Esplanade

The Hall of the Gods

Best Cover Feature: Ganga Giri

404 Not Found

Print is fucking dead. The written word and human experience are alive and well.

I Lift the Weights so Gently, They Never Know How Strong I’m Getting

I like-like you guys.

Slavery Still Exists

While we are celebrating our freedom from slavery, I would like to take a few moments to remember the people still trapped in slavery’s clutches

We Get What We Give (And What We Deserve)

If we don’t appreciate this totally fantastic human diversity, these strange unexplored corners, they don’t exist for us, our worlds are smaller, and we are less for it. And then, one day, they’re gone.

Communication

As a child, I could spend all day knocking around the neighborhood, maybe going home to eat, maybe not, but my family didn’t hear from me for hours on end, which was fine with me. Now such a thing is unthinkable.

So You’ve Lost a Newspaper Column

Let’s start from the beginning: how the fuck did I get a column? Where am I? Why does it hurt to breathe? All good questions.