How To Use An Eclipse

How To Use An Eclipse

Solar Eclipse on Thursday (July 12th).  Oh-oh—what fresh hell is this?  Should I just hide? Negative, Captain.  Eclipses are energy.  Learn how to USE it. Here’s what you do.  Figure out WHERE it is—i.e., in which astrological house of your birth chart it lands.  1st...
Still Small Voice

Still Small Voice

A great deal has been written about love and fear—the archetypal wolves in a deadly fight for dominance in each of us—and which one will triumph, the punch-line being “Depends on which you feed.” Well and good; and true, as far as it goes; but I think there’s an even...
Enter The Bull

Enter The Bull

Uranus enters Taurus today, after eight turbulent years in Aries. During those years we have seen a burgeoning Arab Spring; the rise of Isis; the astonishing election of Donald Trump; the growing choruses of “Me, Too!”, “Black Lives Matter!”, and “Idle No More”. ...
The Not-So-Merry Month of May

The Not-So-Merry Month of May

Tra-la!  It’s May!  The merry month of…no, wait— May this year is somber, like the spring that seemingly never comes. No matter the temperature outside, the astral weather is chilly.  It settles in with cold, hard pragmatism, demanding that turf lines be drawn...
Donning Halos

Donning Halos

Thinking about angels lately, since Saturn’s been occupying that degree (triggered yesterday by Mars) as it will be again, retrograde, most of May.  The Sabian Symbol for 9* Capricorn is “An angel carrying a harp”; and since Saturn transits describe the tenor of the...