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The Astro Poets Podcast

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In a world as uncertain as ours, what better way to make sense of chaos than by consulting the stars? Hosts, astrologers and poets Dorothea Lasky and Alex Dimitrov take their signature Twitter style to the airwaves, combining their love of the cosmos and penchant for poetry with a healthy dose of internet culture. You won't want to miss this wild ride of a show.

In a world as uncertain as ours, what better way to make sense of chaos than by consulting the stars? Hosts, astrologers and poets Dorothea Lasky and Alex Dimitrov take their signature Twitter style to the airwaves, combining their love of the cosmos and penchant for poetry with a healthy dose of internet culture. You won't want to miss this wild ride of a show.
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In a world as uncertain as ours, what better way to make sense of chaos than by consulting the stars? Hosts, astrologers and poets Dorothea Lasky and Alex Dimitrov take their signature Twitter style to the airwaves, combining their love of the cosmos and penchant for poetry with a healthy dose of internet culture. You won't want to miss this wild ride of a show.

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English


Episodes

Questions and Answers from the Stars

12/3/2019
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For months, we've been collecting your questions. And now, we finally have answers! Tune in to see if your question made the cut. -- Poem: "won't you celebrate with me" by Lucille Clifton For more information about the book go to AstroPoetsBook.com. You can also follow Dorothea and Alex @poetastrologers on Twitter. For more information on other Macmillan Podcasts shows, go to MacmillanPodcasts.com. You can also subscribe to our newsletter to get updates on all our shows delivered...

Duration:00:27:39

Saeed Jones on Joy and Sagittarius Freedom

11/19/2019
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Dorothea and Alex talking to Saeed Jones about what it means to be joyful, how being a Sagittarius can push you to move, and about his new book. You can get Saeed's new book here: link -- Poem: "won't you celebrate with me" by Lucille Clifton For more information about the book go to AstroPoetsBook.com. You can also follow Dorothea and Alex @poetastrologers on Twitter. For more information on other Macmillan Podcasts shows, go to MacmillanPodcasts.com. You can also subscribe to our...

Duration:00:35:38

Melissa Broder (AKA so sad today) on Obsession, Depression, and Not Dating Aries Men

11/5/2019
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TW: discussions of death Melissa Broder of the Twitter @sosadtoday built a name for herself with short quips about her mental health. Now, she's the author of numerous books, from poetry to prose to fiction. This week, Dorothea and Alex chat with Melissa about everything from cremation to how astrology can be a way of controlling the world. -- Poem: "For John, Who Begs Me Not To Enquire Further" by Anne Sexton Want to be featured on the show? Leave a voicemail at (646) 397-7573‬ or email...

Duration:00:34:50

A Scorpio is Born–ASTRO POETS: YOUR GUIDES TO THE ZODIAC is On Sale Now!

10/28/2019
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You've waited patiently and we are so happy to share that our Scorpio book is out now! It's called Astro Poets: Your Guides to the Zodiac. We're sharing an exclusive preview of our audiobook right here on our podcast feed. You'll hear all about why you should care about Mercury Retrograde and what the heck your Saturn Return is. And when you're done, you can BUY THE BOOK right here: AstroPoetsBooks.com

Duration:00:06:42

The Moon

10/22/2019
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This week, Dorothea and Alex give a moon 101. Moon signs, moon landings–it's all covered in this full moon of an episode. -- Poem: "1969" by Alex Dimitrov & "Save Your Flowers" by Dorothea Lasky Want to be featured on the show? Leave a voicemail at (646) 397-7573‬ or email a voice memo to AstroPodcast@macmillan.com. For more information about the book go to AstroPoetsBook.com. You can follow Dorothea and Alex @poetastrologers on Twitter. For more information on other Macmillan Podcasts...

Duration:00:39:46

Aminatou Sow on Chosen Families and Friendship

10/9/2019
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Today, Alex and Dorothea talk to co-host of the podcast Call Your Girlfriend, Aminatou Sow. They dive deep into what it means to love your friends and when friends become chosen families. Find more information about the Call Your Girlfriend tour here: www.callyourgirlfriend.com/tour -- Poem: "For Grace" by Frank O'Hara Want to be featured on the show? Leave a voicemail at (646) 397-7573‬ or email a voice memo to AstroPodcast@macmillan.com. For more information about the book go to...

Duration:00:31:13

The Good, the Bad, and the Best Matches in the Zodiac

9/24/2019
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This week, Dorothea and Alex cover the best (and worst) matches in the zodiac. How will you know if your match matches up? Listen for more. -- Poem: "The Applicant" by Sylvia Plath Want to be featured on the show? Leave a voicemail at (646) 397-7573‬ or email a voice memo to AstroPodcast@macmillan.com. For more information about the book go to AstroPoetsBook.com. You can follow Dorothea and Alex @poetastrologers on Twitter. For more information on other Macmillan Podcasts shows, go to...

Duration:00:37:08

A Very Witchy Wednesday with Pam Grossman

9/10/2019
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Today, Alex and Dorothea talk to witch, author, and podcaster, Pam Grossman, host of the Witch Wave Podcast. They discuss Alice Notley's poem "All My Life," dive into Pam's birth chart, and talk about what it means to be a witch in this day and age. Find more information about Pam's work here: PamGrossman.com -- Poem: "All My Life" by Alice Notely Want to be featured on the show? Leave a voicemail at (646) 397-7573‬ or email a voice memo to AstroPodcast@macmillan.com. For more...

Duration:00:41:37

An Astrological Primer for the 21st Century

8/28/2019
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Alex and Dorothea are poets, astrologers, and your guides to the zodiac. On this first episode, they give you the 101 on all the signs. -- Poem: "Astrological Sign Poem" by Dorothea Lasky Want to be featured on the show? Leave a voicemail at (646) 397-7573‬ or email a voice memo to AstroPodcast@macmillan.com. For more information about the book go to AstroPoetsBook.com. You can follow Dorothea and Alex @poetastrologers on Twitter. For more information on other Macmillan Podcasts shows,...

Duration:00:31:12

Introducing: The Astro Poets Podcast

7/19/2019
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The stars have aligned and brought your favorite astrological Twitter personalities to audio. Coming August 28th.

Duration:00:02:32