The year begins with a thrust of energy. Mars enters fiery Aries on December 31st and activates the year with renewed and motivating energy, the desire to meet our goals and courage to take risks.
The Winter Solstice, the Sun moves into Capricorn. To the Ancient stargazers, the earth sign Capricorn was the most sacred of all the signs.
The ancients understood that the task of being human is to bring light into the dark and to transform that which is dark, or unconscious, into the radiance of spirit in the body, perceiving this radiance in all of nature.
November Celestial Events: November 1st – Venus retrograde appears as morning star in Libra (see below) Nov 7 – New Moon in Scorpio – themes of intimacy, depth perception, vulnerability, truth, and power, understanding the dark impulses and the power to heal, to surrender and renew. Plant seeds for radical transformation Nov 8 – Jupiter […]
October Celestial Events: A new planet discovered, “Goblin” (see below) October 5th – Venus goes retrograde in Scorpio (see below) Oct 8 – New Moon in Libra – themes of relatedness, balance, breath, and poise through our daily life, finding value moment by moment Oct 9 – Mercury enters Scorpio – all communication deepens, vulnerability […]
A partial Solar eclipse, July12th, at 7:48 pm, not visible from the USA and a Lunar Eclipse on July 27th! A powerful eclipse tonight, July 12th! We are already feeling these energies! (And will be feeling for the next several days). The Moon conjuncts the Sun in this eclipse, while opposing Pluto in Capricorn. Those […]
Humans have always celebrated the return of the light. On this day, June 21st, when the light lingers the longest, the Sun enters Cancer, marking the summer solstice. There has always been ceremony, honoring the light, contemplating its power, drinking in its radiance for renewal. During 2018 we engage with tumultuous times. Our shadow material […]
We strive for peace of mind, to find ourselves inside the beauty of this world. We pursue discovery, balanced on the edge of uncertainty, we embrace life. As astrologers, we listen deeply to the language of stars, bones, ancestors, earth and sea. Jupiter now shines its light to open our minds. It guides us to […]
With a gathering of planets in Pisces, our sensitivity is increased.
The year of the Earth Dog begins, with a Solar Eclipse on February 15th, at the new moon in Aquarius, (not visible in USA). We transition out of the year of the fiery Rooster into the more practical and industrious Earth Dog year. The difference is striking. Integrity and honesty are a focus in the year […]
The Chinese year of the Earth Dog begins on February 15th as the Solar Eclipse, the New Moon in Aquarius, ushers in the Earth Dog. Notice the shift from last year’s fiery Rooster. Notice how dramatic and showy 2017 was, with Trump in office, tweeting and continually calling attention to himself. […]