People, I am back.

People, I am back.

This hardly qualifies as a blog post: it is a purely personal statement of re-purpose, issued as Venus (affection and gratitude) and Chiron (wounding and subsequent healing)–traveling together lately, but soon to separate–transit my Midheaven.  I have had...
2017 Will Be Better

2017 Will Be Better

2017 will be better. The old year is dying; and with it, a number of people we have loved—seemingly more this year than ever before.  There is a shift—not the much-vaunted THE Shift—a tilt in the axis, a new hollow ache in the heart where optimism used to lodge.  It...
Slow Trains A-Coming

Slow Trains A-Coming

Every so often I get a call from a client whose chart is in the throes of a LOOONG, uncomfortable transit—“Make it stop!” is the general sentiment. Unfortunately, I can’t. What I can do is to help them understand the nature of the transit to the planets it’s visiting...
Sedna: How We Handle Hard-Done-By

Sedna: How We Handle Hard-Done-By

​Where do YOU feel hard-done-by?  Where you feel that others—and life itself—are out to get you?  Where do all the “have-tos” crowd in?  Chances are, that’s the theme of your Sedna; and its purpose in your natal chart is to teach you how NOT to be a victim. Sedna is...
Pluto, Since We Found It

Pluto, Since We Found It

When we hear astronomers make grandiose pronouncements on the status of our erstwhile smallest planet, astrologers snort.  By transforming societal attitudes, Pluto—supposedly demoted as a planet—defines our history. Pluto works something like a Kaleidoscope:  with a...