Mercury went Retrograde today (April 9, 2017) and if you are like me, you are once again seeing a lot of articles posted online about the alleged negative effects of this transit. Usually, these articles are posted with a lot of warnings like “Beware!” or “Look out! Danger Ahead!” These articles appear like clockwork,…… Continue reading Stop the Madness: Reflections on Online Mercury Retrograde Hysteria #FearNotTheRetrograde
What’s in store for love and finances in March and April of 2017? The answer lies largely with the planet Venus. Venus is currently retrograde in Aries, turning the sweet little planet of love into a Warrior Queen. Aries typically governs assertiveness, aggression, and conflict and Venus is in her detriment here (Astrology-speak for:…… Continue reading The Warrior Queen: Venus Retrograde in Aries, March 4th through April 15th, 2017
So what’s up with all your relationships lately? Chances are, if you are like most people, your social calendar is full these days, but relationships might feel more frustrating than connected. The on-going T-square with Jupiter in Libra, Uranus in Aries and Pluto in Capricorn is highlighting relationships of all kinds this year, fueling them…… Continue reading The Relationship SeeSaw: My Needs versus Your Needs (Cardinal T-Square 2017)
There are a lot of widespread misconceptions about astrology. Although the situation has improved over the past 50 years, the public still remains rather misinformed about what astrology is and isn’t. At best, public opinion sees astrology as fortune telling; at worst, trivial words in a horoscope newspaper column. Neither of these views accurately depict…… Continue reading Demystifying the Astrology Reading: Eight Points You Need to Know Before Your Appointment with your Astrologer
Happy Eclipse Day! An annular solar eclipse is happening today at 8°12′ Pisces. Solar eclipses tend to bring energies that are burbling underneath the surface of things up into the light of consciousness where we can finally see and experience them. Often, this can feel unsettling. Did you get some surprise news this weekend?…… Continue reading Annular Solar Eclipse: Feb 26, 2017 “Go With the Flow and Try to Keep Up!”
Have you ever noticed that people are terrified of missing their destiny? As an astrologer, I find that many of my clients are afraid that they are wasting their time here on Earth, and not fulfilling their “true destiny.” They seem to view destiny as a one shot opportunity as if destiny was a bus that…… Continue reading Is it Possible to Miss Your Destiny?
Bye Scorpio! See you next year! It was fun! Okay…so, it wasn’t really fun. Actually, it was 30 days of emotional hell, full of intense, nerve-wracking, transformational experiences that left us feeling threatened and subject to forces beyond our control. Dark, gloomy, spooky Scorpio is never a picnic but this last thirty day period when…… Continue reading B’bye, Scorpio– Hello Sagittarius! Sun enters Sagittarius November 21, 2016
I spotted this GIF on Facebook the other day. And while it is pretty funny in and of itself, it also demonstrates a great life lesson from the Zodiac: never underestimate the power of Taurus. Just like the Bull that is the symbol for Taurus, Taurus wins half the battles in life by not moving…… Continue reading Life Lessons From the Zodiac #1: Never Underestimate the Power of Taurus
A rare Super Moon is happening on November 14th, 2016 at 22 degrees 38′ Taurus (exact on 8:52 am EST). What’s a Super Moon? It’s when the full moon is at perigee (the point where the Moon is the closest to the earth during its orbit). And this one is special. NASA reports that the last…… Continue reading Rare Super Moon occurs on November 14th, 2016. “Become the Bull!”
Kismet is a word that means destiny or fate. It also refers to providence–the protective care of a supernatural power. Astrology, with its emphasis on forecasting, is a practice that relies upon the notion of kismet. However, in this day and age, kismet gets a bad rap. Most people don’t like to believe that something like fate or destiny is…… Continue reading What is Kismet? And how does it Relate to my Personal Destiny?