Venus Out Of Bounds

On May 24th, 2021 Venus went out of bounds. Venus rarely goes out of bounds, and when it does, things may not go on the “expected” Venus path. Venus remains out of the bounds of the Sun until June 23rd, 2021 so that’s one month to explore and enjoy a ‘different kind of Venus’.  First […]

Jupiter In Pisces 2021-2022 – How It Will Influence You

On May 13th, 2021 Jupiter enters Pisces, the sign of its domicile. Jupiter is in Pisces for a brief stay, until July 28th, 2021. In the next 2 and a half months we will get our first taste of this transit.  Jupiter re-enters Pisces on December 29th, 2021, stays in Pisces until May 10th, 2022 […]

Lunar Eclipse in Sagittarius – A Deeper kind of Truth

On May 26th, 2021 we have a powerful Full Moon and Lunar Eclipse at 5° Sagittarius. Full Moons are when things are revealed for what they truly are. The Full Moon is the only time in the lunar cycle when the disc of the Moon is fully illuminated. Full Moons bring clarity, transparency, and reveal […]

The Astrology Of June – Eclipse Season and Mercury Retrograde

If you are feeling a bit bored, or not challenged enough, then June 2021 is a month to look forward to. Your life will start to get a bit eventful, to say the least. Of course, if you are not bored and have quite a lot going on already, June may push you to your […]

Geodetic Astro-Mapping

Currently I’m taking an online course about astro-mapping, given by Spanish astrologer Gloria Roca Riera, DFAstrolS. Today we discussed geodetic charts (fixed locality astrology based on geodetic equivalence of ecliptic longitude), which I’ve never made much use of and have always felt somewhat skeptical about, largely because it seems so arbitrary, Anglo-centric and colonialistic. In […]

Volcanic eruptions and geodetic equivalence charts

In the previous post I discussed geodetic equivalence charts which were popularized by Sepharial in his 1925 text on the subject. Much of the evidence he cites to justify the technique has to do with volcanic eruptions, so when Mount Nyiragongo erupted at about 17:00 GMT on 22 May 2021, I decided to look at […]

Mars the Initiator in Astrology

​Every planet in astrology has its own distinct energy, and impacts us in different ways. They have their place in your natal chart, and they have their impact via transit. Which planet does the initiating of them all? That would be Mars. Mars in Astrology In your natal chart, Mars shows what energizes you, drives […]

Stellar Insights: May 17 -23, 2021

  Photo by Solen Feyissa via Unsplash Dig in to beauty early this week. Let yourself be absorbed in sensual pleasures, awed by the earth, and charmed by the nuances of nature. Why do I say this (besides from it’s a good thing to actually always turn our attention to)? It’s because the Sun spends […]

When is the Moon truly void-of-course?

A recent horary chart posted by Lynn Holt in a Facebook horary group featured a void of course Moon, yet the outcome was favorable for the querent. Lynn kindly gave permission to reproduce her chart in this blog post. The background for the horary question was that the querent had an idea for an article […]

Astrology of Changing Careers

​After the last year+ that we’ve had, a lot of people are looking at the idea of changing careers. Get a little perspective, and realize you hate what you do and want to do something else! This is common, and happens all of the time, regardless of what’s going on in the world. So what […]