days of the week

May Tuesday bring you strength and courage

I’m one of those mystical people who honor the deity of the day.  Each day of the week has a planet associated with it, and with each planet there are aspects of the deity that rules the day and imbues it with its own special power. (more…)

Thursday, o how I’ve loved and loathed thee

I have loved and loathed Thursdays for as long as I can remember.

Thursday is the almost-there day, the day before the official start of the weekend.  It’s the anticipation day.  The frustrating why-can’t-it-be-Friday kind of day.

It’s also a wonderful day, a day closer to some much-needed time off for everyone.  A day of expansion, as Jupiter rules Thursday and imbues the day with the energies of extra luck and prosperity.  All we need to do is reach out and grasp it.

Years ago when I worked in retail, it seemed that Thursday brought all of the rudest, most frustratingly abrasive customers out to shop.   (more…)