I figured out a neat trick with Solar Fire and the Microsoft Windows Paint program that makes it easy to superimpose a Local Space (LS) map onto Google Map.
I used it to make LS maps for my city and for my home.
Consulting astrologers will likely find this a popular addition to give their client during a consultation.
Once you get familiar with the steps, it only takes a couple of minutes to produce a professional LS map.
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It’s understandable that we astrologers want to demonstrate that our techniques provide accurate results. Astrology is castigated by the more respectable sciences as a pseudo-science, a quasi-science, or worse.
However well-intentioned, we do astrology a disservice when we “stretch the truth” in the evidence we marshal to support a particular technique.
I’ve been studying for the Astro*Carto*Graphy Certification Exam. There are two case studies that are very common in the written literature on Astro*Carto*Graphy. The first is the assassination of U.S. President John F. Kennedy (JFK) in Dallas, TX on 22 November 1963. The other is UK Prime Minister Margaret Thatcher. Both cases contain misstatements.
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