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Linda Goodman|Astrology

Updated on June 18, 2014

Linda Goodman Astrologer and Poet

Who does not want to know that future? Who does not want to learn something from our past? Who does not want to glean better understanding of who we are in this world? Yes you want to know and so do I. So much is told to us from the stars, the sun and the moon. Thank you Linda Goodman for all you shared about who we are within these gifts.

Linda Goodman,

April 9, 1925 - October 21, 1995

New York Times bestselling American author, astrologer and poet.

A poem,

"I Love..."

By Linda Goodman and Nancy Williams

I love to see the smile on your face.
I love to see the laughter in your eyes.
But when there's pain and hurt in there
I more than sympathize.
I love to hold you gently
and touch you all night long.
I love to wake in the morning
secure within your arms.
I turn and touch your face.
Your lips are soft and warm.
Our bodies lie close together
and then we become one.
You whisper love so softly
and deeply in my ear,
and I know in my heart
that there is no fear...



There's a Moon Out Tonight

Love Signs- Linda Goodman

Linda Goodman

A master astrologer provides fundamental and practical insight on the power of love in this world-famous and sensational-selling (more than 800,000 copies sold) guide.

Can a Gemini man find happiness with a Virgo woman? Will it be smooth sailing or perpetual fireworks for the Scorpio female and the Libra male? Linda Goodman's Love Signs offers compelling insight and advice for every zodiac sign -and the compatibility of each with all eleven others. Lively, entertaining, and informative, this book will help you better understand your mate and your relationship.

From your finances to your lover's secret hopes, from your guirky habits to what you'll fight about, from avoiding war to making peace, this book will tell you what to expect and what to look out for. Whether you're embarking on a first date or are seriously involved, Linda Goodman's Love Signs will help you open up the lines of communication and unlock the power of your relationship.

Linda Goodman's popular works have made her one of the most successful authors of astrological publications in the world. Her famous bestseller, Sun Signs, originally published in 1968, brought metaphysical consciousness to millions of readers around the world. Ms. Goodman made her transition in 1995 but her fan base continues to grow.

Turn On the MUSIC!




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Speaking of Moons and Stars: A Goddess of the Moon Defied the Stars

by Kathy Ostman-Magnusen

Speaking of moons and stars...

She captured hope from his eyes

goddess of the moon

defying stars en route

dreams that might come true

this damsel demanded his last



It was not kind

a siren that stole his soul

his being



and yet

she did

what she had lusted for.

Left behind along a sandy shoreline

holding only

tokens of a memory

a princess of the land

held scraps of paper

in her wanting hands.

Later to pasted in a notebook

a boatman's remnants

one day

most carelessly

to be tossed

most irreverently


Down the line of life

a stranger who would not discern

such a delicate story

a diary had procured.

Lost love

and memories

that faded

long before

within a beauties

pitiful song and lore.

Such a seaman was he

brave to meet the storms

traveling in a long boat

cross the waves of majesty.

He called upon a mermaids legend

to find a most perfect pearl

for his lovely land beauty


upon his return

would marry her.


that mariner unprotected

did not realize a mermaid

could be vengeful.

And thus

upon seeing such a handsome mariner

that water maiden

fell in love with the maidens hero.

Siren of the the sea


planned to take him captive

to meet another

seaweed laced



He could only hope for magical visions

in the depth of the ocean

where a gem from the waters

might be

for his princess in waiting

at home in a castle

so soft and lovely.

Refrains from protection

twas a heroes way

never realizing jealous hearts

power unknown

can take

a sailors breath


Poor pitiful sea farer

all he could do

was lie down naked

hoping the moonlight would have pity

on yesterdays




on his mind

but ohhh

so sadly

not in time.

Don't let your dreams fade

lover of mine

called out the princess

from a grassy hillside

toward the whales

and the waves

the unknown and beyond

uselessly defied

fore deep in her heart

past gates of promise

she knew

her lover

did die.

Down into the deep

pulled by a sea vixen

who had decided to take care

of her own ambitions.

Brave seafarer was he

remembered by a princess

who reluctantly met

an most unwanted


ABOUT Kathy Ostman-Magnusen: I am an artist, represented by Monkdogz Urban Art, New York. ORIGINAL ART may be purchased through Monkdogz: FREE ART GIFTS,suitable for children plus prints, giclees, cards, available on my website:

The image is of my sculpture "Bleeding Wings 5"


More Tim Buckley

Sweet Surrender Lyrics by Tim Buckley

Now you wanna know the reason

Why I cheated on you?

Well I had to be a hunter again.

This little man had to try

To make love feel new again.

'Cause there's just a few things, honey

I'm not old enough to do for you. Ohh.

And they're the things, momma

You just never care to show me. Ohh.

So this flim-flam lover boy

Found him a flamingo.

And his flamingo

Showed him how to tango.

And when they tangoed

It'd send their heart's a ‘flutter.

Teased him 'till he'd stutter.

Made him so young and tender.

Sweet to surrender

And so sweet surrender.

In sweet surrender.

Ahh, sweet surrender to love.

But now you're gonna go out

And get yourself

A reputation.

But I'm gonna have to show you

Where to start.

And then you're gonna bring back

Your little reputation

And prove to me

What I could not prove to you.

'Cause I was just too young at heart.

I'm just too cold, honey.

Just too hard to care.

Just too hard, 'right

To surrender.

Surrender to love.

Sweet surrender

Surrender to love.

If we could

Just surrender

Love would heal the mess we've made.

So give it up, momma, ahh.

It 'aint gonna be no good

It keeps goin' 'round and 'round.

You hurt me.

Then I hurt you again.

All that's left to do, ah.

Is give it up, Ahhhhhh,

No, no, give it up

And surrender, Ahhhhhh, momma.

Sweet surrender.

Sweet surrender.

Surrender your love.

Surrender love.

Ohhhhhh, Surrender momma.

Ohhhhhh, Surrender that love.


Sweet, sweet, sweet su-rre-rren-der, momma.

In to love.

To love.

To love.

Music.. fill the air with it-enlighten the moon...


Make your day better with music!

CD's and MP3's


Twinkle Twinkle Little Star

"The Mermaid Baby" avail in posters, by Kathy Ostman-Magnusen

"The Mermaid Baby" avail in posters, by Kathy Ostman-Magnusen
"The Mermaid Baby" avail in posters, by Kathy Ostman-Magnusen

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      5 years ago

      I recently listened to some videos with Linda Goodman, wow! She is one smart cookie. :)

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      6 years ago

      I need to learn more about this. Fascinating!

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      6 years ago

      Linda has been my persnoal guide since I was 14. It was then I met a lady from California who introduced me to Linda's books to help me understand Astrology. I wish Linda were alive today so I can tell her how much her books have helped me understand the differences between us!!

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      6 years ago

      Understanding the characteristics of the zodiac has helped me to understand people and their actions, that were absolutely a mystery to me beforehand!

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      6 years ago

      Great lens shouting it out

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      6 years ago

      thanks for sharing!

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      goo2eyes lm 

      6 years ago

      returning to share some squidangel *blessings*.

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      6 years ago

      Sounds interesting! I will look into Linda Goodmans books, thanks for sharing! =)

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      6 years ago

      The first astrology book that came into my hands was that by Linda Goodman. It was given to me by someone I employed at the time and who could read palms and was quite accurate. Love the book and still refer to it often and this lady knew what she was talking about. Glad you wrote this lens about her and so well presented. Blessed and featured on Blessed by Skiesgreen 2012 and also on Blue Moon. Hugs

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      7 years ago

      Beautifully crafted with your usual artistry and your poetry works in perfectly, blessed!

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      7 years ago

      I read two of Linda Goodman's astrology books many years ago and found them to be the most detailed and accurate of any I've read before or since. Definitely a great way to learn more about how the signs affect behavior.

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      7 years ago

      Linda Goodman is one of the most accurate astrologers I have come across!

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      Tolovaj Publishing House 

      7 years ago from Ljubljana

      You made very lovely presentation. Thank you!

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      goo2eyes lm 

      7 years ago

      now i know linda. thank you for sharing this lens about her.

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      sukkran trichy 

      7 years ago from Trichy/Tamil Nadu

      thanks for introducing linda goodman. first i want to study her book love signs.

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      7 years ago

      Wow, thank you for this lens. I was given the book Linda Goodman's Sun Signs 35 years ago and for many years it was my bible. Of all the books I have read before or since, this is the best by far. I would highly recommend it to any one looking for an astrology book. I have read it over and over so thank you for the reawkening, I will now go and read it again!

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      7 years ago

      Glad I browsed this, if you like to browse too, mine has a great educational topic with poll questions for my readers to enjoy.

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      7 years ago

      I adored Linda Goodman. I have every one of her books, I loved her style, her knowledge of astrology, and far beyond her knowledge, her understanding. She not only knew astrology, she understood its ramifications thoroughly. That's why I love her "Love Signs" she doesn't say one sign can't be happy with another, she simply points out what challenges they will have, and what they'll love about each other without ever saying "Forget it--this won't work". Fabulous lens! And beautiful art, too!

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      10 years ago

      i am not able to study properly

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      June Parker 

      10 years ago from New York

      I have loved (and agreed) with Linda Goodman's outlook on the star signs since she was first published in 1968, and Cripple Creek as changed so much since those days. Her absence is sorely missed.

      Another very in tuned lens, seesta!

      Best Hawaii Botanical Gardens

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      FootballCrazy LM 

      10 years ago

      A really very interesting lens. Great poem too!

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      11 years ago

      Please go to! I'm only 10 years old and I made it all by myself without any help! I would really appreciate it if you left some comments in my guestbook! Thanks!

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      11 years ago

      I love poetry. I need to read more of it! Great lens and thanks for stopping by the A Day of Hope lens! You have lots of great information for all of us. Keep up the hard work. Come over to A DAY OF HOPE


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