Category Archives: The Maya and 2012

The End of the World? The Columbus Circle of Time: December 21, 2012.

“You know,” Luisa said. “This isn’t the only Mayan game that involves time travel.” “It’s a Mayan game?” Beatriz said. “From what we can tell,” said Diego. “I would like to know more about these Maya people,” Columbus’ son said. “They must have been very smart if they were able to build such incredible structures.” […]

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Maya Warrior Queen Tomb Found: Lady K’abel

Seventh-century Maya Holy Snake Lord, Lady K’abel, was just found in Guatemala. Check out these excellent photographs: According to the article: K’abel, considered the greatest ruler of the Late Classic period, ruled with her husband, K’inich Bahlam, for at least 20 years (672-692 AD), Freidel says. She was the military governor of the Wak kingdom […]

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New Mayan Calendar Found. The World – Surprisingly – Won’t End in 2012.

On the wall of a tiny structure buried under forest debris in Guatemala, archaeologists have discovered a scribe’s notes about the Maya lunar calendar, which they say could be the first known records by an official chronicler of this ancient civilization.” That’s according to an article in this month’s Scientific American. This news was all over the Interwebs since […]

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2012 Year of the Dragon – Bad News for Rabbits?

The Year of the Dragon will be terrible for those born in Rabbit years. Actually, rabbits will discard the tribulations and setback of the past year (which was the year of the RABBIT) and the winds of Dragon energy will allow you to rise to the challenge of making good things happen for you Good […]

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The Columbus Circle of Time: Diego Plays Tzolk’in Again

Monday, October 14, 2019 1125am “I have to go,” Diego said. Without waiting for an answer, he raced out of the kitchen, up the stairs to his bedroom, where he sat at his desk, pulled on the translucent EyeStorms, and went back to the jungle. He pushed aside the shady undergrowth and raced ahead through […]

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Kicking Ass in the Year of the Rabbit – January Report

The Year of the Rabbit isn’t over yet. It ends on January 23rd. Then we enter the very exciting and predicted-to-be tumultuous Year of the Dragon. So get ready for a wild ride. Spiritual master Sri Sri Ravi Shankar says this is the year of happiness. 2013, he says, will be the year of victory. […]

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2012 Already Rocks

In the past, I’ve written how much I hate January. I hate the lame resolutions: lose weight, exercise more, quit smoking, try harder, eat less spaghetti, blah blah blah. I hate the fact that no one sticks to their stupid resolutions. Maybe, it’s the New York weather I hate (and I LOVE New York’s weather… […]

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Using Your Bloody Red-Eyed Insomnia to Get Things Done

I had two good friends make suggestions on what I should blog about and I liked what they suggested, so here’s the first post for my good friend Laura Thanks to X’s “Nausea” for inspiring my title.over at Learning Catalan. Second, I decide what I’m going to accomplish: I sometimes wish I could be one […]

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SURVEY: What Do You Want Me to Write About?

I am an inconsistent and infrequent blogger. To me that means, I don’t blog regularly enough. I justify this by reminding myself that on a given day, I’m probably writing between 2,000 and 5,000 words and editing an equal amount of text. The bulk of that is client- and business-focused, though 1,500 to 2,000 words […]

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Kicking Ass in the Year of the Rabbit: June-July Debriefing

Dear Friends – The last coupla month were tremendous. I didn’t write anything in June then July raced by and here I am (uh, late) telling you what got DONE. After school ended, we were upstate at Schroon Lake, then we dropped Alejandro at camp in Pennsylvania, raced up to Seneca Lake Wine Country, then […]

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