Good points. BUT, the Mystic Rectangle on a FM actually IS a bit rare….
Each month I read a myriad of articles about another “powerful/magical/impressive/important/once-in-lifetime/etc.” full moon. Without risking everyone hating me for this:
Let’s have some tea and talk for a minute, k? K…
Hype! Hype! Hype!
First of all, let me clarify that I do consider full moons important, but I also know that they aren’t eclipses or progressed planets making aspects in the chart. In other words, sometimes the power and significance of lunar phases are overstated in order to create hype around a person’s site, blog, or page.
It’s a marketing technique. However, writing sensationalist posts to appeal to people’s emotions isn’t necessarily a bad thing. Who wants to read some boring technical post? My goal isn’t to discredit such writing, because I employ creative and emotional techniques into everything I do, and I don’t plan on changing that anytime soon!
My only purpose in bringing this to everyone’s attention…
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