Prophet of the day (according to Ibn 'Arabi): Joseph
Lunar phase: Balsamic - Release (Phase names and keywords from Dane Rudhyar, The Lunation Cycle)
The Sun is in 20 Leo (in my 12th house): Drunken chicken make giddy attempts to fly over a barnyard fence. (Symbol for 21 Leo from Martin Goldsmith, The Zodiac by Degrees, 2nd ed.) Intoxicated chickens dizzily flap their wings trying to fly. (Symbol for 21 Leo from Dane Rudhyar, An Astrological Mandala)
In the morning, the Moon will enter my 12th house. Later in the morning, the Moon will enter its New Moon phase, whose keyword is Emergence. In the afternoon, Mercury will transit my natal Pluto (in my 12th house).
Vents were installed successfully (although the procedure took longer than I anticipated). While the workers were here I made significant progress on planning my graduate course.