Author: Marina Snyder

Marina is the Marketing & Digital Programs Coordinator at North Atlantic Books. After living in New Orleans and Amsterdam, and exploring a couple of continents, she returned to the San Francisco Bay Area to work at NAB. She's passionate about astrology, nonfiction books, and sustainable living, as well as all things metaphysical.

Pluto: A Poem

To wrap up our tour of the solar system, we wanted to conclude with a poem by Maggie Dietz from Richard Grossinger’s Pluto. Though the beloved dward planet has been reclassified, it is far from forgotten! Pluto Maggie Dietz Don’t feel small. We all have been demoted. Go on being moon or rock or orb, buoyant …continue

New Release: The Mark Stephens Yoga Sequencing Deck

For students and teachers alike, mastering the art of sequencing can make all the difference in enhancing and personalizing your practice. Effective yoga sequencing allows yogis to flow from active to passive, or heating to cooling poses without fear of injury, strain, or stress. In the new Mark Stephens Yoga Sequencing Deck, the bestselling author …continue

The Storms & Archetype of Neptune

Below is an adapted excerpt from Richard Grossinger’s The Night Sky: Neptune Neptune is very blue—not the oceanic blue of Earth but the electrical blue of lapis lazuli or the flame of a pilot light—blue like exoplanet HD 189733b. Neptune’s atmosphere consists of layers of mostly hydrogen and helium floating above its surface, with moderate doses of …continue

Steve DeAngelo on the DEA’s Recent Ruling

The Drug Enforcement Administration recently rejected a proposal to reclassify marijuana—meaning, at least at the federal level, it will continue to face the same restrictions as heroin and LSD. Chuck Rosenberg, the chief of the DEA stated: “This decision isn’t based on danger. This decision is based on whether marijuana, as determined by the FDA, …continue

Sergei’s Young Coconut Dream Cake

Ready to celebrate summer with a delicious raw dessert?! Sergei’s Young Coconut Dream Cake not only won first place at the Portland Raw Food Festival, it’s also super easy to make. Give it a try, and check out other recipes in 12 Steps to Raw Foods!

What Is a Moon Sign?

The Moon Influence & Symbolism The moon changes signs every two and a half days, making it a bit trickier to calculate. However, since our moon sign is almost as important as our sun sign, it’s important to look it up! In the same way that the solar influence of the sun carries a yang …continue