Astrological Lore

In astrology, a prominence of Cygnus is said to give a contemplative, dreamy, cultured and adaptable nature, with ill-regulated and unsteady affections. Talents are said to develop late. There is some love of water and swimming and the arts. Manilus, writing in the 1st century CE analyzed the influence of Cygnus as follows: “Its down … Read more

Swedish Names

Scandinavians didn’t use hereditary surnames in most cases until about 1900. Their customs would surprise many Americans. Swedish Priests’ Names Swedish Soldiers’ Names