Prophet of the day (according to Ibn 'Arabi): Aaron & John
Lunar phase: Gibbous - Overcoming (Phase names and keywords from Dane Rudhyar, The Lunation Cycle)
The Sun is in 3 Scorpio (in my 2nd house): A youth carries a lighted candle in a devotional ritual. (Symbol for 4 Scorpio from Dane Rudhyar, An Astrological Mandala)
In about two hours, Venus will enter my 1st house (thus crossing my Ascendant). Overnight, the Moon will enter Taurus, one of the ruling signs of Venus (in my 8th house). In the morning, the Moon will enter its Full Moon phase, whose keyword is Fulfillment.
My husband was coughing and tossing and turning in bed during the night, and we both got up multiple times to pee. It was one of the worst bouts of insomnia I have had in a long time. I did some incisive thinking, which may be of some value. Eventually I fell asleep and got about 4-5 hours in before it was time to get up.
Officially I am tidying up paperwork, etc., related to school before leaving Wednesday on my trip. More truthfully, I have been putting energy into getting my travel arrangements in order.
In other news, there is this.