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I live in a cottage on a one lane road in the woods, surrounded by nature.

I am a Professional Astrologer and a Professional Tarot Card reader, who is clairsentient. I sometimes see psychic visions, but mostly "feel" what's going on with my clients. My site jeanbakula.wordpress.com is a "landing site" if you want a reading. It explains what I offer, and what you need to do, if you want an Astrological Natal Chart Cast, or a Tarot Reading.

Computer generated sites have poor interpretations, and even wrong planets in the houses at times. I have begun using software to "cast the chart", in order to avoid the math, but all astrology interpretations are my own.

My interest in Astrology began when I was ten years old, and I began formal classes when I was twenty. I have read Tarot and practiced Astrology out of two local businesses near my home, The Healing Center and Soul Journey. I love hanging out with like minded and gifted people at such places, and metaphysical fairs. I also take courses in Intuition and Clairvoyance, and have a continuing Meditation practice, having tried many kinds.. I have tried TM, chanted with a Buddhist Monk, and it's all helpful.

I am a Seeker. I like to be learning something new, either on my own, or by taking a class. But I want to pass on what used to be secret, esoteric knowledge to you, so we can all benefit from it. This is one of my life's goals.

Astrology charts and Tarot readings are for entertainment purposes only. I am not a licensed mental health or medical professional, so can't answer health related questions except in a very basic way (though I will suggest you see a doctor if I feel you have a pressing issue which needs attention).

You have the gift of FREE WILL, so if you get a reading you do not like, interpret that as a warning sign, and do your best to either alter your behavior or get yourself out of whatever negative situation you are in!

In Fall 2011, my poetry book Pathways through Spirituality was published. It is an original way to learn to read the Tarot, rather than memorization, I wrote a poem explaining each card's meaning.The book is available on Amazon.com. I will benefit in the form of royalites from the publisher if you order it, and it is available in Kindle form.

I identify myself as a Pagan because I get many of the answer's to life's quesitons from Nature.

I am open to writing about metaphysical topics on other people's blogs for a fee.

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      I made over $100.00 on Amazon about 2 months ago. I think they hold it back for one month, but it seems long. And what are we supposed to do to make the change that HP is doing with Amazon? Thanks.

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      Contest

      6 years ago

      I'm really confused about the contest. I understand it to be for 3 catagories, poetry, fiction and photography. I don't see anywhere where all the entries are, and only a few are listed as winning. We are 11 days into...

    • Hubpages Earning A/C and Amazon
      3

      Hubpages Earning A/C and Amazon

      6 years ago

      I am trying to change to the new Amazon program. I logged into my HP Earnings page, click "settings" and see no option for Amazon under Settings. What am I doing wrong?

    • Problem with Comments Capsule 10/25 & 10/26
      27

      Problem with Comments Capsule 10/25 & 10/26

      6 years ago

      Last night I couldn't answer somebody's comment on one of my hubs. I tried a few times, and my answer kept disappearing. This morning I added a new comments capsule, and deleted the old one, but now I lost several...

    • Hubpages Topics
      17

      Hubpages Topics

      6 years ago

      When HP went through the Google Panda upset, we were given a list of topics that would not be viewed favorably as hubs. Among them was recipes. Now I see a contest asking for Thanksgiving recipes. Why can't the leaders...

    • Checking Amazon Earnings
      3

      Checking Amazon Earnings

      6 years ago

      Did something change? I tried to check my Amazon balance, and have a small drop down menu that only has HP ad payouts (of lack of them) and E-bay. Under construction changes maybe?

    • What is wrong with people on Reddit?
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      What is wrong with people on Reddit?

      6 years ago

      This site has been suggested as a way to get traffic. I spent a few hours, which turned into 3 days, to figure out how to navigate it. It appears to be a site about links, not really content, but they get angry if you...

    • Stats
      13

      Stats

      6 years ago

      First let me say that many of the cosmetic changes made at HP really look sharp! There used to be a feature that came via email weekly. It showed the amount of profile views and hub views you got each week, and compared...

    • Need Summary
      21

      Need Summary

      6 years ago

      All of my 82 hubs are marked with this. Do I have to write a summary for all of them? I never heard of this. Isn't the first sentence available, or a few more lines if you set it that way? If I have to do this, how long...

    • Answering Fanmail on Hubs
      7

      Answering Fanmail on Hubs

      6 years ago

      Now I read somewhere that our score goes down if we respond to people that comment on our hubs. Is this true? I realize lots of crazy stuff is happening, but I am writing at the same level, and see all my hubs dropping,...

    • Hub Length and Efforts
      3

      Hub Length and Efforts

      6 years ago

      Do we get penalized for long hubs? I have written hubs that are total crap but short, and they begin with a 55 score. I just wrote a 2,000 word one based on years of astrological research on Saturn returns, and it began...

    • My Profile Page
      5

      My Profile Page "Ask Jean A Question" Has Been Gone For Over A Week

      6 years ago

      Several of my followers have mentioned in my hubs that they are trying to ask me questions, but my profile page has nothing to link to so they can ask me a question, or do the procedure to email me at my private...

    • Hubs With Changed Titles--Do Seachers Get Re-Directed?
      6

      Hubs With Changed Titles--Do Seachers Get Re-Directed?

      6 years ago

      We are encouraged to find a more appealing title for hubs if they aren't getting enough traffic. But if somebody uses the old title, will they be re-directed? I just changed over to the subdomain, and looked up one of...

    • How Do You Bookmark a Hub?
      5

      How Do You Bookmark a Hub?

      6 years ago

      I see you go on your A/C page, activities, and Bookmark. What do you do once you get there? This is the 2nd time I asked if anyone can be bothered to reply. Plus when editing hubs, it takes about 10 minutes to move the...

    • Bookmarking
      2

      Bookmarking

      6 years ago

      How do you bookmark a hub to read later? I see you go to your "Accounts" page, then to Activities, and see Bookmark. I made a folder I called "Hubs To Read Later" and it seemed to take. Then I added...

    • Made only $14.00 on Google Adsense in what is now 8th month?
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      Made only $14.00 on Google Adsense in what is now 8th month?

      7 years ago

      I seem to have come to HP just before all the changes. I have put in almost F/T hours on the days I write my hubs. I've read whole books, not only the ones I review, but for material for my hubs. I think what I write is...

    • RSS Feeds/Seriously Dumb Question Category Could Be New
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      RSS Feeds/Seriously Dumb Question Category Could Be New

      7 years ago

      I think I learned how to put RSS feeds on my hubs today! I was only a person who went online for email, Word, and basic stuff until I came to HP. I feel really, really, stupid, but how can you see or tell without going...

    • I Reached over 10,000 viewers a week ago!
      23

      I Reached over 10,000 viewers a week ago!

      7 years ago

      I'm so excited! I decided to announce it myself, since it appears I'll never get an accolade for anything important, although I have a level 6 for my comments, how dumb is that? Also, explain to me how people who run a...

    • Hub Karma
      17

      Hub Karma

      7 years ago

      I'm having trouble with linking to hubs for karma since the change. If I click the "Suggest Links" tool, it changes from green to black & white. But then when I underline the words I want to link to...

    • Problem with Amazon Affiliate A/C or Hubpages?
      12

      Problem with Amazon Affiliate A/C or Hubpages?

      7 years ago

      A fellow hubber ordered a book from one of my hubs about one week ago. I didn't get any credit for it. I began checking my Amazon capsule links, and sometimes my Affiliate Code is not on the URL when I pull up the...

    • Can't Delete a Hub That Is Only Titled, Not Written
      3

      Can't Delete a Hub That Is Only Titled, Not Written

      7 years ago

      Yesterday, on 4/18, I titled a hub and then decided I didn't want to write it. I can't delete it. It is in red on my accounts page, so I think nobody except I can see it? But it has 6 viewers for some reason. It has no...

    • Links
      6

      Links

      7 years ago

      I am thoroughly confused about links on hubs. The way I understand it, you may have two links to outside sites if it is related to your hub, enhances it, or provides information necessary to understand the hub. But I...

    • Did others on HP have experience with Lulu.com or others that want you to upload
      5

      Did others on HP have experience with Lulu.com or others that want you to upload

      5 years ago

      Did others on HP have experience with Lulu.com or others that want you to upload your book?Does anyone have experiences to share about Lulu.com? I have been trying to find an old fashioned publisher for a novella length...

    • Contest
      8

      Contest

      7 years ago

      I wrote 4 hubs and tagged them Writing Contest on April 1st. I don't see any of them listed in the contest entries thread. What should I do? Jean Bakula

    • RSS Feed
      5

      RSS Feed

      7 years ago

      Would I benefit from activating the RSS feed? I don't have a blog of my own or a Facebook account. It looks to me like it just helps my followers see what I publish, but they get emails about that if they choose. Am I...

    • Suggest Links
      7

      Suggest Links

      7 years ago

      When I finish writing a hub and publish it, I click suggest links. I get suggestions for the first half of the hub, or up to a point where I put a picture, but the suggestions do not continue in the part of the text...

    • Flagged For Broken Links That Are Working
      9

      Flagged For Broken Links That Are Working

      7 years ago

      I have a Hub, "How To Be Your Own Astrologer." I have two links at the bottom, and checked them, they are both working, although the hub is flagged. I did not even use a computer generated horoscope to explain...

    • Asked to move links
      17

      Asked to move links

      7 years ago

      I write some Astrology hubs, and if a person has never had a professional horoscope done, it's hard to just blindly write them to make sense. I had 3 hubs, one about your natal moon at the time of your birth, one to...

    • Links to Google or an Astrology table allowed?
      3

      Links to Google or an Astrology table allowed?

      7 years ago

      I have been writing hubs about Astrology. One of them is an instructional one called How To Be Your Own Astrologer, but some people are having trouble and can't figure out how to find what their Moon Signs or Ascendants...

    • Amazon Capsules
      7

      Amazon Capsules

      7 years ago

      I am having trouble putting the items I want to see in my Amazon Capsules. It's my 2nd month, but I have written 29 hubs and worked hard. I have put ISBN #'s in Amazon Capsules, and never once got the book I wanted...

    • Do you think the gift givng on Holidays is getting out of control, and puts peop
      4

      Do you think the gift givng on Holidays is getting out of control, and puts peop

      7 years ago

      Do you think the gift givng on Holidays is getting out of control, and puts people under pressure?I enjoy gifting people. But especially when money is tight, such as in this bad economy, I think a grab-bag, or one...

    • Amazon Affiliate ID
      4

      Amazon Affiliate ID

      7 years ago

      I have been on Amazon several times, and created a list of books that relate to my hubs, and some books that I just recommend or like. I get to list them on a format I like, and click save. Then it gives me code, which...

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