To celebrate our 35th anniversary publishing the oldest metaphysical and spiritual magazine in America, I am interviewing someone that has made it possible. Without Kasia’s incredible energy and dedication, the magazine we all love wouldn’t be here today.
Walter Perschke: You were born in Poland and migrated to the U.S. as a teenager. How old were you, and how did it feel to do that?
Kasia Szumal: When I came in to the U.S. I was 19. Everything was so big for me, yet I had been through Europe so I was not overwhelmed by the size of the country. I am a very adaptable person, I can feel good anywhere. Read the rest of this entry »
How to Clear and Protect Your Energy
We are made of energy and so is everything around us. We all hold positive and negative energy. If you have ever been around an angry person you have probably experienced feeling or taking in their negative energy and becoming depressed or angry yourself. If you’ve been around a happy person you probably have felt their positive energy and felt uplifted and happy. If you are a very sensitive person you may have a more intense reaction. Read the rest of this entry »
The month begins with the intense focus of Saturn and Mars in Scorpio. Strong drive and will power under pressure can produce excellent results by channeling heightened creative energy. A likely but less palatable outcome is subterfuge by those who seek glory, plan revenge, or otherwise undermine the situation. With Venus challenging Mars from Leo for the first week, emotional drama is on high. I call it a spicy tango. We may see a mythic drama play out as powerful women and men of good heart step outside the patriarchal control, challenging the system. This could be a political or artistic leader, or it could be you. On another level, our sense of self-worth could be challenged by weighty circumstances. Step up and be all you can be. Our financial situations continue to be impacted by demanding expenses. Don’t be depressed. Take whatever happens as a creative challenge. Remember the old adage: Where there’s a will, there’s a way. Read the rest of this entry »