Tag Archives: symbols

Symbol Series 2: Place Names

As you read in yesterday’s post, the historical past for many names began as meaningful words for occupations. Joe the Baker became Joe Baker. His son Joe Jr. might have been called Joe Bakerson. The Bakers throughout Europe became Bakker, … Continue reading

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That Name Game #MondayBlogs

It’s the 4th of the month and my blog day at Romance Books ‘4’ Us. Today’s post is about Twelfth Night. Come see! http://romancebooks4us.blogspot.com/2016/01/rose-anderson-pondering-lifes-big.html ♥♥♥♥♥♥♥♥♥♥♥♥♥♥♥♥♥♥♥♥♥♥♥♥♥♥♥♥♥♥♥♥♥♥♥♥♥♥♥♥♥♥♥♥♥ I was a creative kid. When I was growing up, my mother harbored a wish … Continue reading

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I have loved the stars too fondly to be fearful of the night

In yesterday’s post, I began the chapter on the Zodiac as part of my symbol series. On a theme, today I’ll touch upon the horoscope — a diagram of the heavens used in calculating births and foretelling events in a … Continue reading

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I will look on the stars and read the page of thy destiny

In this week’s portion of the symbol series I’ve been talking about numbers. A language of symbols, numbers are the only language shared by all human beings. There aren’t regional dialects. Number five is always five, a circle is always … Continue reading

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A humble admiration of the illimitable superior spirit

I started the week with numbers, those mind-bending symbols that not only take mankind deeply into inner contemplation but out into the galaxy as well. I have a little more today. Throughout the world of mankind, words are symbols for … Continue reading

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Wherever there is number, there is beauty

For the past week my husband has been drawing attention to the fact spring is just a round the corner. I’m starting to think it wishful thinking on his part. We’re expecting another 3 to 6 inches of snow to … Continue reading

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Farewell auspicious nod to good fortune

Last night, my husband watched the Indiana Jones movie where Sean Connery plays the father. The little bit I saw showed Indiana Jones in the catacombs of Venice. I’ve seen this movie perhaps a half dozen times or more. For … Continue reading

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The spiral beyond our DNA

It’s curious the way man uses symbols. As you’ve seen through this blog, they’re practically endless. I’m made to wonder who started it all. What was the impetus, the spark that inspired someone to say this means that? Some of … Continue reading

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Dowsing is real. Einstein says so

If you’re stopping by my blog for the first time, I’m running a symbols series.  I started a few weeks ago after reading a Huffington Post article on popular names in 2013. Roughly that same week I had an interview … Continue reading

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In the palm of your hand

If you’ve been following my symbol series then you’ve seen that symbols come in all shapes and sizes. They’re made of all manner of materials and represent generic or personal beliefs. Some cultures put a lot of stock in them … Continue reading

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