Staff and Contributors
Gregory Ellison is the
founder and webmaster of ConsciousEvolution.com, a website that grew from
the community spirit developed at LindaGoodman.net. He was co-founder of
that site, which was the original and official site for Linda Goodmans ideas,
in its time. He has studied astrology, tarot, kabbalah, I Ching and other
metaphysical subjects for more than 30 years and has followed Linda Goodmans
teachings since the publication of Sun Signs. He taught Kung-Fu and Tai
Chi Chuan for many years and is the author of Wisdom and Power: A
Philosophical Approach to Tai Chi. He retired from Microsoft as Senior
Technical Writer for Programming Tools and Languages but continues to write
professionally and develop instructional materials.
Libra_Sun is the newsletters designer and graphic artist. A publication
and advertising designer for more than 20 years, she has incorporated designing
websites into her business as the Internet expands. Inspired by Linda Goodman
and Zolar, she has been fascinated with astrology and metaphysics since
childhood. She is currently taking correspondence courses with the American
Federation of Astrologers and the Clairvision School. She holds memberships
with A.F.A. and with Edgar Cayces Association for Research and Enlightenment.
is the newsletters coordinator. Currently of Toronto, Ontario, she began
her study of astrology as a pre-teen, about the same time she began her love
affair with creative writing. Two years of living on Canadas west coast
(on her Uranus line, according to an astro-cartography map) opened many doors
towards spiritual growth, including the beginning of her involvement with
the various Linda Goodman discussion forums. Currently employed as an
administrative assistant, Terri is also working on a novel and happily shares
her journey with her partner, Matthew, and their 4-year-old son.
Maria Barron co-edits
the newsletter with Gregory and Terri. She has a degree in journalism and
was a newspaper reporter and editor for 15 years before becoming a stay-at-home
mom. She has been fascinated since childhood with peoples heartfelt beliefs
and how they move people to interact and mold the world we live in. She moved
to Cripple Creek, Colorado, for a year of studies with an Indian medicine
man in 1995, and since then has had the blessing of becoming acquainted with
some of Linda Goodmans friends in the area. She is married to a long-time
resident of the district and is mother to a teenager and a toddler.
Tinkerbell is the sites
specialist in polling and statistics. The youngest of 11 children and an
aunty to 24, she was raised in Edinburgh, Scotland, and moved to London to
work as a nurse for people with learning difficulties. She later earned a
business degree and has been working in market research since then. Introduced
at 17 to the work of Linda Goodman, she fast became an avid fan. Since finding
LindaGoodman.net in April 2000, she has undertaken study in natal astrology,
predictive astrology, synastries and horary astrology. She loves history,
art and poetry, and enjoys growing plants, pursuing creative interests and
Carrie Chesney is a student
of psychology who is working on graduating and then plans to earn a masters
degree in psychology. She was born, one late August, to a wonderful family
of four. She has been interested in the paranormal since she was 12, and
in astrology, Linda Goodman, and all matters spiritual since she was 15.
As a result, she has been studying bits and pieces of astrology, philosophy,
psychology, the tarot, ghosts, angels, spirit guides, and other miscellaneous
metaphysical subjects for several years, and she continues to see the connections
in everything today. Aside from studying astrology and just studying in general,
she enjoys a working on being a leader in her residence hall association,
going to amusement parks, hanging out with friends, and overall just trying
to enjoy life.
Brittony DArchangel was born in a one-room tarpaper dwelling
during a blizzard in the Michigan woods on January 16, 1937, to a full-blood
Native American father and a blue-eyed blonde mother of English descent.
Like fellow Capricorns Dolly Parton and Elvis Presley, she came up from poverty
and had a run in the country music business, if not as illustrious as theirs.
She and her sister appeared regularly for years on a country music show on
Michigan TV. They recorded for Mercury Records, made many guest appearances
in Nashville shows, and even had a small fan club. They gave up their careers
to marry. When Ginnys marriage dissolved, she became interested in
metaphysics, an interest sparked by Linda Goodmans Sun Signs.
She works part time on the reservation for her tribe, The Little River Band
of Ottawa Indians, and she enjoys reading and listening to music in her enchanted
cottage near Lake Michigan. She has three grown sons and two adorable
grandchildren who light up her life.
Sucheta Shetty hails from India and has been
an active poster on the discussion forums for
nearly two years.