Episode 55- January 23, 2016
With two more days of Mercury in Retrograde, host Jennifer Ellsworth explains this astrological phenomena, and why you may be suffering a communication breakdown. She also tells a true story about how she was lost in translation as an Italian exchange student, and reads a short story about a massage that affects the recipient in unanticipated ways. It's called "Magic Touch."
"...If we’re going to tell the story, let’s be honest. Richard was fat. Of the had-not-seen-his-penis-in-years variety. Of the only-one-position-works-for-sex variety. Of that, there had been very little- one week stretch, twenty years ago when he had fallen in with a distant cousin..."
Moon Astrology: Full Wolf Moon in Leo: Howl your heart out.
Planets as passing cars, La Piazza della Repubblica, and nighttime in the desert.