With words like “Sun”, “Star”, and “Shine”often used to describe the Solar ruled personality, everything is lit up, out in the open, and on display for all to see. But nothing in the Universe can be that strongly one dimensional all the time nor can anything be so powerfully placed in the positive spectrum without there being some kind of opposing balance or without burning out altogether.Read more "Born Beneath a Self Combusting Sun: Arnold, Bill, Martha, and Monica"
It’s truly an immense shame to discuss an artist as astounding as Kathleen Battle and hardly anyone has even heard of her in the present day. Sadly, her vocal legacy will soon enough be forgotten due to her acts of hubris causing one of classical music best singers to fall from grace while at the height of her artistic prime some 30 years ago.Read more "Kathleen Battle: A Virtuostic Legacy Denied by the Mortal Sin of Hubris"
Kronen’s 3rd installment of his Hubris Manifestor series focuses on the lives of 2 Leonine women who at the height of their powers ruled over their realms of expertise like Queens without rivals – the singer dubbed the “Queen of Pop”, Whitney Houston and the literary “Queen of Children’s Books”, J.K. Rowling. Both Leo women reached the penultimate top within their respective fields by achieving world-wide fame along with amassing material wealth for both Leo Queens to live like Kings in their own right. However, both Leos have committed acts of Hubris so intensely serious, one risks the world she single handedly created as her penalty price and the other Queen has already paid with the dearest price possible – her life.Read more "Brad Kronen Releases His Third Book Focusing On His Independently Created Behavioral Tool – The Hubris Manifestor"
Brad Kronen’s writing has hit the referential big time, folks, with wiktionary.org the online dictionary referring to Brad’s series about astrology and dating, “Love in the Stars”. And how cosmically apropos for you feline love hunters, aka Leos, the defined word wiktionary matches up with Kronen’s writing is the word “Lionly”!
Fits rather nicely for the author born with the sign of the Lion on the horizon.Read more "Brad Kronen referenced in Wiktionary.org!"
Did you know since ancient times the Universe has had its own karmic penal code specially designed for the Solar personality?
Did you also know your author has recently devised an astrological technique on how to apply this penal code to the birth charts of the Solar ruled in the modern day and has come up with a name for the astrological term he invented?
THE HUBRIS MANIFESTOR.
In December of 2018 renowned astrologer Brad Kronen wrote Book 1 of this unique series entitled: “The Hubris Manifestor & The Solar Personality: Arnold, Bill, Martha, and Monica” where he took his first of its kind astrological theory and applied it to the public scandals of four famous Leos – Arnold Schwarzenegger, President Bill Clinton, Martha Stewart, and Monica Lewinsky.
In Book 2 of this series which focuses on the physical manifestation of Hubris occurring to the Solar ruled, two additional Solar personalities are put on display in the Leo Hall of Shame – the two most controversial film directors of the 20th century Leni Riefenstahl and Roman Polanski.
Both Leos achieved international acclaim for their films and breadth of artistic vision. Both Leos received numerous awards for their creative contributions. Both Leos have committed acts of Hubris that defy comprehension.
Allow Brad in his latest book to once again show by famous example that it doesn’t pay to get a God Complex ….especially when the Gods are watching.
Available in both Paperback and Kindle Version!Read more "The Lives of Controversial Film Directors Roman Polanski & Leni Riefenstahl are Analyzed in Book 2 of Brad Kronen’s series “The Hubris Manifestor & The Solar Personality”"
Their highly charged romance has been described as “the Romeo and Juliet of the 20th century” and their conjoined artistry has been likened to “a poetic powerhouse rivaled only by Robert and Elizabeth Barrett Browning”. Despite all the literary and poetic accolades heaped upon the two, the relationship between the greatest poets of their Age, Sylvia Plath and Ted Hughes, is made hollow by the nature of the couple’s highly tragic Fate.
To be expected, the marriage between these Fixed sign intellectuals appears to have always been fueled by both the Leo’s and Scorpio’s inherently intense passions but even with that said, your Author must emphasize the following astrological relationship rule:
A marriage between two Fixed Signs is never “easy” by virtue of the varying degree of “challenge” that is constantly present.
And a marriage between two Fixed Signs who are each important in their own individualized right that has no sense of compromise between the two, is undoubtedly doomed.Read more "Death & The Maidens – Sylvia Plath, Assia Wevill, and Ted Hughes"
Part II left off after the emergence of a new layer of Hell which Roman Polanski was forced to face, that being Life following the gruesome murders of his wife Sharon Tate and unborn son. As this series has repeatedly shown, the man has been no stranger to horrific tragedy but it must be said the continuity of tragic theme throughout his life is nothing short of astounding when considering his pregnant wife’s murder to that of his pregnant mother’s untimely death in Auschwitz, to even the subject matter of the film he had just finished directing before calamity struck where in “Rosemary’s Baby” a pregnant woman is besieged by the followers of a Satanic cult. This thread of tragic theme is reflected in Polanski’s chart with the most elevated planet being the Moon, the planet of motherhood and pregnancy conjunct the planet of death and anything of cult-like status, Pluto by one degree.
The aspect about the myth of Persephone which I find most fascinating can also be directly applied to the life of Roman Polanski. What binds Persephone to the Underworld is the eating of six seeds which can be interpreted as the innocently pure maiden ingesting the darkness of her captor and it taking hold or in the literal sense takes “seed” to further grow in her psyche. Said another way by being exposed to Hades/Pluto’s violence, lust, and assertion of power, Persephone has the potential for those very same Plutonian expressions at her disposal since she has eaten that which comes from the Lord of the Underworld’s domain. In the same vein, as a helpless child the director had his mother taken from him, followed later by both his wife and helpless unborn child being destroyed, yet when the opportunity arose Mr. Polanski as a 43 year old adult at the time felt the impulsive need to sexually dominate a victim who was herself, a mere child.Read more "Roman Polanski: The Ever Elusive Search for Security, Part III"
As with anything possessing key significance within the Universe, Pluto’s conjunction to the Moon has repercussions in both the positive and negative spectrums for Polanski. The primal power created by their conjunction in the positive spectrum enabled the man to survive both his childhood and the War. Yet the Moon being placed next to Pluto produced repercussions deep within the negative spectrum that have held influence over the darkest depths of Polanski’s psyche, causing him to act from a place of pure impulse with no rational thought or moral sense of judgement being applied whenever triggered. All in all the repercussions from both spectrums would indicate that Roman Polanski has existed in a state of inner unrest for most of his life.
Inner unrest that throughout the course of his life would drive him to search for that most elusive treasure which lies beneath the Moon’s domain – the inner peace and fulfilling contentment brought about by emotional security.Read more "Roman Polanski: The Ever Elusive Search for Security, Part II"
There are some people in this world whose lives are not to be believed. With a statement of that kind, one immediately assumes a reference is being made to those who are maverick rogues or bold adventurers due to the automatic presumption their lives are THAT exciting and function wholly within the positive spectrum of things.
Not so with Roman Polanski.
Practically from the moment the man entered this plane of existence, he was forced to face horrors so profoundly disturbing, one has a hard time accepting the fact these various layers of Hell were all experienced by the same individual over the course of just his life span.Read more "Roman Polanski: The Ever Elusive Search for Security, Part I"
The raw beauty of Julia Child freely expressing herself with such total passion in reaction to the process of Creative Self Expression which she single handedly made America realize cooking could be – moved my soul to its very core.Read more "Confronted with Leonine Passion: The Joy that was Julia Child"
For decades, she was remembered only as F. Scott Fitzgerald’s crazy wife who caused the author nothing but problems and heartache. However, Zelda Fitzgerald’s life along with her written work have taken on a renewed interest in recent times among literary critics, film producers, and fans alike.Read more "Zelda Fitzgerald – The Life that might have Been"
Hardly anyone realizes nowadays that at the onset of the Second World War, all was pretty much lost. Aside from the fact the countries which would eventually become the Allied Forces were woefully unprepared and pathetically outdated to even participate in a major conflict of global proportions (the United States was still using Cavalry horses […]Read more "The Queen Mum – The Most Dangerous Woman in Europe"
Renowned astrologer Brad Kronen presents the archived recordings from his “Welcome to the Zodiac“(WTZ) series, a group of 12 introductory lectures originally broadcasted on blogtalkradio.com, each dedicated to one of the 12 signs of the Zodiac. In each show, Brad explains everything you’d ever want or needed to know about those particular residents of that […]Read more "Brad Kronen’s Welcome to the Zodiac Series – Leo"
As the calendar pages shift from the head strong impulsiveness of Fiery Aries into the aesthetically pleasing surface beauty of Earthy Taurus, the time is right to tell a hubris filled tale about an exceedingly handsome mortal whose impetuous nature placed him above the jurisdiction of the gods only to be brought abruptly back to earth in a crashing fireball of punishing humility soon thereafter. Now is the time to tell the story of Phaeton, the Heir of Helios.Read more "The Myth of Phaeton – The Hubris of the Heir of Helios"
Hardly anyone realizes that “I Love Lucy” was Lucille Ball’s last attempt to salvage her marriage, which by the time her show premiered, was close to being thoroughly disintegrated.Read more "Booze, Broads, & Babalu – The Marriage of Lucille Ball & Desi Arnaz"
The amorous reputation between the early 19th century Emperor of France, Napoleon Bonaparte and his wife the Empress Josephine is legendary and considered by many to be one of the greatest Loves of all time.
However, when observed through a historic lens of romantic reality, this Love of mythic proportions is knocked far from its pedestal of idealism, revealing itself to be a relationship led by misdirected bad timing that was rife with uncertainty.
The Battle of Waterloo may be the event which brought about the undoing of one of history’s most influential statesmen and military leaders, but from a personal perspective, many consider Napoleon’s relationship with his wife Josephine to have been both his greatest triumph and defeat.Read more "Napoleon & Josephine: A Truly Mythic Love"
The woman who set the example of so many Political “firsts” has been the inspirational source for many of the biggest political trail blazers of today.Read more "“MRS.” PRESIDENT: The Political Trials & Triumphs of Shirley Chisholm, The “First” Lady of American Politics"
Locking Goat Horns – Boxing and The Greatest Capricorn Fighters of the 20th Century by: Brad Kronen The Three Fighting Goat Boys – Joe Frazier (left), born January 12th, George Foreman (center), born January 10th, and Muhammad Ali (right), born January 17th. Street Fighting versus the Art of Boxing The former deals primarily with Luck. […]Read more "Locking Goat Horns – Boxing and The Greatest Capricorn Fighters of the 20th Century"
The listing of both male and female celebrities born with the planet Uranus placed in the sign of Taurus spans across many areas of life and is comprised of different facets of talent and fame, but one trait is certain among all of them : while working at their craft to be some of the best in their chosen field, they all are beautiful in their own right.Read more "O Brave! and Beautiful? New World! Celebrities Born With Uranus in Taurus – Part II: Male Celebrities"
A cartoon of Uranus’ “Frankenstein” Moon, MirandaRead more "O Brave! and Beautiful? New World! Celebrities Born with Uranus in Taurus- Part I: Famous Females"
Recent veteran testimonials reveal Prince Philip’s heroic thoughts and actions during World War II..Read more "Royal Blush: Thoughts about Prince Philip, The Duke of Edinburgh"
Greetings Everyone and Happy Saint Valentine’s Day! Valentine’s Day of 2021 marks a special and unique period of time. Not only will this year’s Holiday of Love be marked by a massive stellium (meaning 3 or more) heavenly bodies of the Sun, Mercury, Jupiter, Saturn, and the planet of Love, Venus all positioned in the […]Read more "Brad Kronen’s Valentine’s Day Horoscopes for 2021!"