Harper Lee

December 2, 2019
Jupiter in Capricorn

Jupiter in Capricorn: The Credit Card Bill in January

On 2 December 2019 at 6:20 pm GMT, Jupiter ingresses (moves) into Capricorn. If you have Jupiter in Capricorn then you have a “Jupiter return” this year. So it’s a bit like a birthday–only a Jupiter birthday only happens once every 12 years. To celebrate, my gift to you is an excerpt from my book “Growing Pains: Astrology in Education”. In stages of development, Jupiter reveals how we take the leap of faith it takes to learn new information. This can be used to help teachers present new material to students and to help parents understand how to support this […]
November 11, 2019
In Cold Blood

In Cold Blood: the Book that Shocked America

On 14 November 1957, the Clutter Family was murdered in cold blood by intruders. The non fiction novel based on the murders, “In Cold Blood”, was written by the American author Truman Capote. The book detailed the horrific murder of the Clutter family. Completed in 1966, just after the execution of the perpetrators, “In Cold Blood” was an instant bestseller. Arguably, Capote also made the two murderers, Richard Hickok and Perry Smith posthumously famous. However, Capote was condemned for using the gruesome details of the murders to bring attention to his book. More recently, “In Cold Blood” has been criticised for […]