Having Fun with Astrology

The other detail about these three vague, new planets worth using to effect is that because they are so far away they take an inordinate amount of time to move from one house to another. This little known fact is used in Astrology Gambit 1 - The old 'Pluto in Leo'trick. If you find you are facing someone who thinks they know a bit about astrology (i.e. someone who has had a natal chart drawn up and knows where their planets were situated at the moment they were born) just look at them...

Chinese Astrology

Less difficult than Astrology is Chinese Astrology. A sign in the Chinese Zodiac lasts a year and is named after a limited number of animals so they are pretty easy to remember. Better still, virtually nobody knows anything about it. There are 12 signs which change every year some time in January or February according to some obscure reference to the Moon. Here is a concise summing up of each personality with the suitable years. Tiger - Magnetic leader or rebellious hothead. Rabbit -...

Golden Rules

No-one really wants to know their future. People consult astrology, cards, etc. because they are worried about the future. They want to be reassured. They don't want to worry more. Even if you really think they will go bankrupt or that their romance is doomed, don't tell them that. The trick is to tell people what they want to hear, without seeming to do so. 2. Insist that the querent (seeker after knowledge and truth) asks you a specific question. As he or she speaks, watch carefully. They...