Tag Archives: marriage

Happy Birthday, Lady Starkey

Barbara Bach (August 28, 1946) I looked at Ringo Starr, a day-or-two ago. Now, I want to focus on his second wife, Barbara Bach, whom he married in 1981. Today is her presumed 76th birthday. I say presumed because her … Continue reading

Posted in history, showbusiness | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Paul has a Similar Yod, Lost Mum While Young

Paul McCartney (June 18, 1942) You’d think, seeing as I’m such a Beatles’ fan, that I would have looked at Paul McCartney‘s birth chart before now. It was my initial look at his second wife, Heather Mills, that raised the … Continue reading

Posted in history, showbusiness | Tagged , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

While Married to Paul McCartney, She was an Enigma

Heather Mills (January 12, 1967) It was during my latest viewing of “Paul McCartney in Red Square” that I started thinking about Heather Mills again. Such a beautiful woman, she seemed to be the ideal second wife for him. But … Continue reading

Posted in history, showbusiness | Tagged , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

And Talk About a Mismatch Made in Hell

Melanie Trump (April 26, 1970) The Mogul and the Model, their relationship should be called. And in astrological terms, should never have happened. But everything about Donald Trump is the “appearance” of things, some of which would be considered deceptive, … Continue reading

Posted in history, spirituality | Tagged , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

The Inspiration for John Lennon’s “Imagine”

John & Yoko: Above Us Only Sky (2018) Call it Serendipity, call it Kismet, call it in time for dinner: we wouldn’t have watched this Channel 4 film on Netflix last night if there had not been an interruption to … Continue reading

Posted in history, showbusiness, spirituality | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Revealed: The True Spirit Behind the Communion Experience

Anne Strieber (August 25, 1946 – August 11, 2015) Sometimes, one wonders if the death of a spouse is such a traumatic experience that everything that occurs after it seems to take on extra significance. Such is the case with … Continue reading

Posted in history, spirituality | Tagged , , , , , | 1 Comment

How John le CarrĂ© Describes George Smiley to His Readers

A Murder of Quality (1962) If you’re like me, you would have probably thoroughly enjoyed the Smiley Trilogy (“Tinker, Tailor, Soldier, Spy”, “The Honourable Schoolboy” and “Smiley’s People”). But I had never read one of the early books that introduced … Continue reading

Posted in reviews | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment

They Always Intended to Be Buried Together

But They Were Thwarted Sally, Richard’s last wife, decided to put up a headstone next to his, to prevent Elizabeth from being able to be by his side in death. Shortsighted, I’d say. The bodies don’t count in the end. … Continue reading

Posted in history, spirituality | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment

If at First You Don’t Succeed, Try, Try Again

The Legacy of Liz and Dick While the world was focused on The King and Ann-Margret, I was enchanted by this couple. I had seen them in “Cleopatra” and I could tell, even at age 14 (when I saw the … Continue reading

Posted in history, showbusiness | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , | 1 Comment

Who Do The King and the Crown Prince have in Common?

Lisa Marie Presley (February 1, 1968) Elvis’ little princess grew up to be a beautiful woman, at least on the outside. Her life inside that head of hers might be a little messed up. And it is perfectly reasonable to … Continue reading

Posted in history, showbusiness | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment