Relocation, Relocation, Relocation

Relocation, Relocation, Relocation

“They will tell you you can’t sleep alone in a strange place: Then they’ll tell you you can’t sleep With somebody else. Ah, but sooner or later you sleep In your own space– Either way it’s okay You wake up with yourself.” – Billy...
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...
Paying Attention

Paying Attention

I am frequently asked, when a major event occurs in my own life, “Well, did you see it coming?”  And I answer, “Not exactly.”  I knew something was up; I just didn’t know WHAT. I like to think of it as paying attention. When I get up in the morning, I look at...
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 Problem With Prediction

The Problem With Prediction

Astrologers, as most of us will be happy to tell you, are not fortune-tellers.  And yet, in large part, prediction is part of our stock-in-trade: we are in the business of reading the signs and giving a forecast. Like weathermen.  Like stockbrokers.  Like...
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...
Coping Strategy

Coping Strategy

Here’s how to get through this day: a checklist. Have I eaten? Have I slept? Have I drunk enough water? Am I stressed? And—if so—is there anything I can do about it? Have I laughed today? What Moon-phase is it? What are the rest of the planets doing? Can I figure this...
Fair Play

Fair Play

Heigh-ho!  It’s fair season again! Psychic fairs; holistic expos; wellness conferences abound…there’s a smorgasbord of events for every taste.  And we, the swamis, scurry forth from our winter hibernation and dust off our crystal balls or Tarot cards, and trot out the...