AUGUST …. August is know for the “dog days of summer” … the hot, sultry ones. They were historically the period following the heliacal rising of the star system Sirius, which Greek and Roman astrology connected with heat, drought, sudden thunderstorms, lethargy, fever, mad dogs, and bad luck. They were taken to be the hottest, most uncomfortable part of summer in the Northern Hemisphere. This has been […] More >>